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:
 
Amaryllidaceae /
Higanbanaka


 

Species in the genus Hypoxis:


Hypoxis aurea / Kokinbaizasa
 

   

Hypoxis aurea / Kokinbaizasa コキンバイザサ

 
Hypoxis aurea is a perennial growing in the forest edges or grasslands in mountainous regions. Its short stem emerges a bundle of linear leaves, 10-25cm in length and 2-4mm in width. The flower stalk is delicate, measuring 5-10cm in length, sets a single, rarely two, flower on the tip; the perianth segments, 6 in number, each 4-6mm in length, have long hairs, especially abundant on the tip portions. Bloom time: April-June.
                     
         
                     

SUMMER #5

 

 

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