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Gentiana zollingeri / Fuderindou フデリンドウ

Bloom time: March-May

Gentianaceae /


Species in the genus Gentiana:

Gentiana scabra var. buergeri / Rindou
Gentiana scabra var. buergeri f. albiflora / Shirobanarindou
Gentiana zollingeri / Fuderindou



Gentiana zollingeri / Fuderindou フデリンドウ

Gentiana zollingeri is a biennial herb occurring in sunny places in fields and mountains; stems grow to 6-9cm in height and set leaves dense in opposite phyllotaxis on the upper half. The leaves are 0.5-1.2cm in length, in a broad-oval shape, and somewhat thick; the backsides generally tinge purple. Stem tips bear some blue-purple flowers in bundles. Corollas measure 2-2.5cm in length, are bell-shaped, and have green calyxes. Bloom time: March-May.




inserted by FC2 system