Wild plants in and around Shimane 島根とその周辺の野生植物


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Euphorbia pekinensis / Takatoudai タカトウダイ

Bloom time: June-August

Euphorbiaceae /


Species in the genus Euphobia:

Euphorbia jolkinii / Iwataigeki
Euphorbia maculata / Oonishikisou
Euphorbia pekinensis / Takatoudai
Euphorbia sieboldiana / Natsutoudai
Euphorbia supina / Konishikisou



Euphorbia pekinensis / Takatoudai タカトウダイ

Euphorbia pekinensis, a perennial herb 30-80cm in height, inhabits fields and mountains with milky white juice in stems and leaves. Leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis, in the shape of an oblong-lanceolate of 3-6cm-in-length. The leaves on stem tops, 5 in number, are in whorls, and some peduncles emerge with pot-shaped cyathium inflorescences from the centers. Bloom time: June-August.




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