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


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Juncus leschenaultii / Kougaizekishou コウガイゼキショウ

Bloom time: April-July

Juncaceae / Igusaka


Species in the genus Juncus:

Juncus leschenaultii / Kougaizekishou

Juncus leschenaultii / Kougaizekishou コウガイゼキショウ


Juncus leschenaultii: A perennial occurring in wetlands or the water's edges, the stems are flat with narrow wings, growing to 20-40cm in height. Leaves are sword-like linear with tube-bundles texture insides and a 2-3mm width. The inflorescences spread apart in a cyme way, with many flower heads - each with 3-10 florets. Stamens are three capsules in the shape of an acute head and long trigonal pyramid, and the size is as long as perianth segments or a little more. Bloom time: June-July.





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