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

 

SEASONAL FLOWERS: SUMMER

 
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Family:
 
Celastraceae /
Nishikigika


 

Species in the genus Parnassia:


Parnassia foliosa var. nummularia / Shirahigesou
Parnassia palustris var. multiseta / Umebachisou
 

   

Parnassia foliosa var. nummularia / Shirahigesou シラヒゲソウ

 
Parnassia foliosa var. nummularia is a perennial herb,10-30cm in height, inhabiting wetlands in mountain valleys. Its radical leaves with long petioles, 2-4cm in length and width, are heart-shaped, while the other leaves on a stem, lacking petioles, embrace the stem. A single 2-2cm across flower comes on a shoot apex in August-September, the margins of the five white petals split into threads. Bloom time: August-September.
                     
               
                     

SUMMER #8

 

 

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