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 laxum / Kokeotogiri コケオトギリ

 
Hypericum laxum, a miniature perennial herb, is found in fallow fields or wetlands. The stem generally grows to 3-10cm in height, with four longitudinally running ridges on the surface branching at the top. The leaves are oval-shaped; 3-8mm in width, 5-8mm in length; turning red in autumn. Flowers are yellow, measuring 5-8mm in size. Bracts are in the same shape as the leaves.
                     
             
                     

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