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

 

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Family:
 
Fabaceae /
Mameka


 

Species in the genus Melilotus:


Melilotus officinaris ssp. suaveolens / Shinagawahagi
   

Melilotus officnalis ssp. suaveolens / Shinagawahagi シナガワハギ

 
Melilotus officnalis ssp. suaveolens is a 50-90cm tall biennial herb originating in the Asian continent, growing in locations near seashores and branching well. Leaves comprise three leaflets of 1.2-3cm long and 0.4-1cm wide cuneate-like oblong, with shallow serrations on margins. Racemes,3-5cm long, emerge from axils and set many 4-6mm long yellow flowers in them. Fruit (legume) measures 3-4mm in length, with furrows on the surfaces with one or two seeds. Bloom time: May-October.
                 
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #7

 

 

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