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




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Family: Orchidaceae /


Species in the genus Goodyera:

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


Goodyera velutiana / Akebonoshusuran アケボノシュスラン

Goodyera velutiana is an evergreen perennial inhabiting forest in a mountainous region, the basal part crawling on the ground, and the upper portion extends diagonally upward to 5-10cm in height. Two to four centimeters in length, the leaves are in an alternate arrangement, the margins wave. From the shoot-apex emerges some light red flowers facing one side. Bloom time: August-September.



inserted by FC2 system