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Linaria japonica / Unran ウンラン

Bloom time: August-October


Plantaginaceae /


Species in the genus Linaria:

Linaria canadensis / Matsubaunran
Linaria japonica / Unran


Linaria japonica / Unran ウンラン

Linaria japonica is a perennial of 20-30cm in height, growing in sandy soil on seashores; the whole is hairless without hairs. Leaves are fleshy and opposite or in whorls of 3 or 4, measuring 1.5-5cm in length,0.5-2cm in width, in an oblong shape, with pointed tips and entire margins. Branch tips set some yellow flowers in a raceme way. Corollas measure 1.5-1.8cm in length, having spurs at the bases of tubular portions. Bloom time: August-October.




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