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Hypochoeris radicata / Butana ブタナ

Bloom time: June-September

Asteraceae /   


Species in the genus Hypochoeris:

Hypochoeris radicata / Butana


Hypochoeris radicata / Butana ブタナ


Hypochoeris radicata is a European perennial herb that grows wild in fields, grasslands, roadsides, or vacant lots. Leaves, including radical ones, vary from non-cleft to pinnately deep cleft. Flower stalks grow to 50cm or more in height and branch in one to three upper parts. Flower heads are yellow and 3-4cm in diameter. Achenes have dense upward prickles, and pappuses are plumous. Bloom time is June-September.





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