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

 

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Family:
 
Lamiaceae /
Shisoka


 

Species in the genus Lycopus:


Lycopus lucidus / Shirone
Lycopus maackianus / Himeshirone
Lycopus ramosissimus var. japonicus / Koshirone
Lycopus uniflorus / Ezoshirone
 

   

Lycopus maackianus / Himeshirone ヒメシロネ

 
Lycopus maackianus is a perennial herb in mountain wetlands, growing to 30-70cm in height. Leaves are opposite, thick, glossy, lanceolate, or a bit wide, 4-8cm long, with sharp serrations on margins. White lip shape flowers come in mass at the leaf axils - not flashy, but not plain. Bloom time: August-October.
 
 
                     
                     
                     

SUMMER #7

 

 

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