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


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Moehringia lateriflora / Ooyamafusuma オオヤマフスマ

Bloom time: June-August

Caryophyllaceae /


Species in the genus Moehringia:

Moehringia lateriflora / Ooyamafusuma


Moehringia lateriflora / Ooyamafusuma オオヤマフスマ


Moehringia lateriflora is a perennial 5-20cm in grasslands or roadsides in mountainous regions. Its stems have hairs facing downward and branches at the upper portions. Leaves are opposite phyllotaxis, oblong to long-oblong, 1-2cm long; three veins are prominent on them, and fine hairs exist on both surfaces—the top and bottom. Flowers are white, 5-petaled, and 1cm in diameter. Bloom time: June-August.





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