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


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Perilla frutescens / Egoma エゴマ

Bloom time: August-October

Lamiaceae / Shisoka



Species in the genus Perilla:

Perilla frutescens / Egoma
Perilla frutescens var. acuta f. viridis / Aojiso 


Perilla frutescens / Egoma エゴマ

Perilla frutescens var. acuta f. viridis is a China-originating annual that escaped from cultivation into the wild and naturalized, with fragrance throughout. The plants measure 50-10cm in height, with green stems and leaves. The stems are square and hairy, with the opposite, broadly oblong leaves with serrated margins. Flowers, white, set themselves in racemes. Bloom time: August-October.



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