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


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Millettia japonica / Natsufuji ナツフジ

Bloom time: July-August

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Species in the genus Millettia:

Millettia japonica / Natsufuji

Millettia japonica / Natsufuji ナツフジ

Millettia japonica is a deciduous climbing shrub inhabiting mountain roadsides, forest fringes, etc., with slender stems going up counterclockwise around plants in the vegetation toward the top. Leaves are alternate, 19-25cm long, of an imparipinnate compound leaf. Many light yellow-white papilionaceous flowers are born in hanging racemes from the sides of new branches. Bloom time: July-August.




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