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

 

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Family:
 
Orchidaceae /
Ranka


 

Species in the genus Gastrodia:


Gastrodia elata / Oninoyagara
Gastrodia elata f. pallen / Shirotenma
Gastrodia pubiabiata / Kuroyatsushiroran

Gastrodia pubilabiata f. castanea / Bengarayatsushiroran
Gastrodia verrucosa / Akizakityatsushiroran
 
   

 Gastrodia verrucosa / Akizakityatsushiroran アキザキヤツシロラン

 
Gastrodia verrucosa, an orchid species with no chlorophyll found in evergreen forests or bamboo forests, closely resembles Gastrodia pubiabiata. However, with this species, the stem measures 3.5-10cm in height - longer, the whole is dark yellow ocher - lighter, and flowers are 2-8 in number - more. And, with this species, sepals are connate to become cylindrical, the lips and columns light yellow in them. Bloom time: September-october.
     
                     
                     
                     

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