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


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Oenothera rosea / Akabanayuugeshou アカバナユウゲショウ

Bloom time:May-September

Onagraceae /


Species in the genus Oenothera:

Oenothera biennis / Mematsuyoigusa
Oenothera glazioviana / Oomatsuyoigusa
Oenothera grandis / Oobanakomatsuyoigusa
Oenothera rosea / Akabanayuugeshou
Oenothera speciosa / Hiruzakitsukimisou


Oenothera rosea / Akabanayuugeshou アカバナユウゲショウ

Oenothera rosea, a perennial herb originating in South America, now grows in populations on roadsides the country over. Stems grow in the crowd, tingeing reddish. Leave are of alternate phyllotaxis, blades 3-5cm long, oblong shape, with undulated margins. Flowers are light red with red veins, with bases tingeing yellow-green; petals are four in number,1-1.5cm in diameter, and 3-5cm in length. Bloom time: May-September.



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