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


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Lysimachia japonica / Konasubi コナスビ

Bloom time: May-June

Primulaceae /


Species in the genus Lysimachia:

Lysimachia acroadenia / Ginreika
Lysimachia clethroides / Okatoranoo
Lysimachia fortunei / Numatoranoo
Lysimachia japonica / Konasubi
Lysimachia mauritiana / Hamabossu
Lysimachia vulgaris var.davurica / Kusaredama
Lysimachia_x_pilophora / Inutoranoo

Lysimachia japonica / Konasubi コナスビ

Lysimachia japonica, a small perennial herb with vellus hairs on stems, inhabits roadsides or yards, crawling on the ground to spread on all sides. Of alternate arrangement, leaves are 1-2.5cm long, 1-2cm wide, in a broad ovate shape, with tips short and pointed. Leaf axils give birth to single small yellow flowers, and corollas are deeply cut into five and open flat. Capsules are spherical, 4-5mm in diameter, and enveloped with deeply cleft calyxes. Bloom time: May-June.




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