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

 

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Family:
 
Hypericaceae /
Otogirisouka


 

Species in the genus Hypericum:


Hypericum asahinae / Daisen'otogiri
Hypericum ascyron / Tomoesou
Hypericum erectum / Otogirisou
Hypericum japonica / Himeotogiri
Hypericum laxum / Kokeotogiri
Hypericum oliganthum / Azeotogiri
Hypericum pseudopetiolatum / Sawaotogiri

   

Hypericum erectum / Otogirisou オトギリソウ

 
Hypericum erectum is a perennial found in fields and mountains. The stem grows 10-30cm in height with petiole-lacking leaves opposite, the shape orbicular-ovate; the leaves, 1.5-3cm in length, having black spots on edge, and luminous dots on the surface. A few yellow five-petaled flowers bloom in June-August on the top of the stem, having some black holes on the petals, as well.
                     
         
                     

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