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Maianthemum dilatatum / Maidurusou マイヅルソウ

Bloom time: May-July

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Species in the genus Maianthemum:

Maianthemum dilatatum / Maidurusou


Maianthemum dilatatum / Maidurusou マイヅルソウ

Maianthemum dilatatum is a perennial herb inhabiting coniferous forests in mountainous regions to the subalpine zone, with rhizomes crawling long. Stems measure 10-25cm in height, and leaves are 3-7cm in length, egg-heart-shaped, with 2-4cm long petioles, tips pointed, and bases in a deep heart shape. Stem tips bear racemose inflorescences in which many white flowers come. Sap fruit, spherical, 5-7mm in diameter, ripens red. Bloom time: May-July.




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