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Lapsana humilis / Yabutabirako ヤブタビラコ

Bloom time: May-July

Asteraceae /   


Species in the genus Lapsana:

Lapsana humilis / Yabutabirako
Lapsana apogonoides / Koonitabirako


Lapsana humilis / Yabutabirako ヤブタビラコ

Lapsana humilis is a biennial herb found near residences or causeways on forest edges, growing 20-40cm in height. The whole is tender, and radical leaves extend themselves obliquely upward or, at times, lay down. Radical leaves measure 5-15cm in length,1.5-3cm in width, and deeply cleft in a lyrate way; on-stem leaves are small. Flower heads are yellow, approximately 8mm in diameter, and have cylindrical involucres. Bloom time: May-July.




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