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Lysimachia mauritiana / Hamabossu ハマボッス

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 mauritiana / Hamabossu ハマボッス

Lysimachia mauritiana is a biennial herb of 10-40cm in height, occurring in sandy soil or rocks on seashores. Stems are cylindrical and ridged, often tinging red. Leaves are alternate, 2-5cm long, 1-2cm wide, in an obovate or oblanceolate shape, thick, and glossy. Stem tips emerge short racemes and singly set white flowers aside bracts. Corollas are 1-1.2cm in diameter and cleft deeply in five. The fruit (capsule) is spherical, 4-6mm in diameter. Bloom time: May-June.




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