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


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Ligularia euodon / Otakarakou オタカラコウ

Bloom time: July-September

Asteraceae / Kikuka
Species in the genus Ligularia:

Ligularia dentata / Marubatakebuki
Ligularia euodon / Otakarakou
Ligularia ischerii var. takeyuki / Asootakarakou
Ligularia japonica / Hankaisou

Ligularia euodon / Otakarakou オタカラコウ

Ligularia euodon is a perennial that grows to 1-2m and inhabits wetlands or streamsides in the mountain recesses. Its leaves are 35 cm long, have long petioles, and are shaped like a heart-like circle. Stem tops bear inflorescences, in which yellow flowers bloom in order from the bottoms upward. Bloom time is July to September.




inserted by FC2 system