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




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Species in the genus Goodyera:

Goodyera macrantha / Benishusuran
Goodyera schlechtendaliana / Miyamauzura
Goodyera velutiana / Akebonoshusuran
Goodyera velutiana f. albiflora / Shirobanaakebonoshusuran


Goodyera schlechtendaliana / Miyamauzura ミヤマウズラ

Goodyera schlechtendaliana is a perennial occurring in forests in a mountainous area. The stem is green-white and fleshy, crawling sideways - the tip proceeds diagonally upward to 10-15cm in height. The leaves measure 3-5cm in length, evergreen, leathery, in alternate arrangement. Approximately 15cm tall, the flower stalk with dense, soft fine hair bears 5-10 light-red flowers blooming one side in a raceme. Bloom time: August-September.




inserted by FC2 system