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

 

SEASONAL FLOWERS: SUMMER

 
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Family:
 
Saxigafragaceae /
Yukinoshitaka


 

Species in the genus Hydrangea:


Hydrangea hirta / Koajisai
Hydrangea hirta f. albiflora / Shirobanakoajisai
Hydrangea luteo-venosa / Kogakuutsugi
Hydrangea paniculata / Noriutsugi
Hydrangea petiolaris / Tsuruajisai
Hydrangea serrata / Yamaajisai
Hydrangea serrata var.megacarpa /
Ezoajisai

   

Hydrangea paniculata / Noriutsugi ノリウツギ

 
Hydrangea paniculata, a deciduous shrub or small tree- to tree, 2-5m in height, grows in sunny locations like scrub forests- or edges in grasslands. Leaves are alternate or in whorls of three; blades measures 5-15cm long, 3-8cm wide, oblong to oval-like oblong, with tips finely pointed, bases broadly cuneate to circular, and margins with shallow, sharp serrations. Panicles appear on branch tips; ornamental flowers are white, sepals are 4-5 in number, about 2.5mm long, oval-like oblong, and open flat in blooming time. Bloom time: July-September.
       
                     
                     
                     

SUMMER #5

 

 

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