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

 

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Family:
 
Melanthiaceae /
Shurosouka


 

Species in the genus Helonias:


Helonias orientalis / Shoujoubakama
Helonias breviscapa / Kochoushoujoubakama (Tsukushishoujoubakama)
Helonias breviscapa / Kochoushoujoubakama
 

   

Helonias breviscapa / Kochoushoujoubakama/  コチョウショウジョウバカマ

Heloniopsis orientalis var. flavida / Shirobanashoujoubakama is another species' variety.
 
Helonias breviscapa is a perennial herb occurring in damp places in lowlands; radical leaves are 7-18cm in length, oblanceolate, with margins with fine serrations, somewhat thinner than those of another species, Helonias orientalis. White flowers set themselves 3-5 on the tips of flower stalks. Perianth segments turn green subsequently. Bloom time: April-May.
     
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #5

 

 

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