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Gynostemma pentaphyllum / Amachaduru アマチャヅル

Bloom time: August-September

Cucurbitaceae /


Species in the genus Gynostemma:

Gynostemma pentaphyllum / Amachaduru


Gynostemma pentaphyllum / Amachaduru アマチャヅル

Gynostemma pentaphyllum is a dioecious vine perennial occurring in thickets, fields, or mountains. Leaves are of a pedately compound leaf, with five leaflets, occasionally three or even 7. Flowers, approximately 5mm in diameter and small yellow-green, set themselves in axils in a raceme way. Fruit, spherical, about 5mm in diameter, mature in black-green. Bloom time: August-September.




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