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

 

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Family:
 
Euphorbiaceae /
Toudaigusaka


 

Species in the genus Euphobia:


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

 

   

Euphorbia supina / Konishikisou コニシキソウ

   
Euphorbia supina is an annual, a native of North America, ordinarily seen on roadsides or fields in various districts. Stems grow to 10-20cm in length, creeping on the ground and spreading. Leaves are of opposite phyllotaxis, 0.7-1cm long, long oblong, and prominent dark purple taches on the surfaces. Leaf pairs are significantly uneven at the bases of the plants. Cyathium inflorescences appear at leaf axils on the upper parts. Bloom time: June-September.
             
                     
                     
                     

SUMMER #4

 

 

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