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


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Phyllanthus matsumurae / Himemikansou ヒメミカンソウ

Bloom time: August-October

Euphorbiaceae /


Species in the genus Phyllanthus:

Phyllanthus matsumurae / Himemikansou
Phyllanthus urinaria / Komikansou


Phyllanthus matsumurae / Himemikansou ヒメミカンソウ

Phyllanthus matsumurae is an annual, 10-30cm in height, inhabiting fields or roadsides. Stems somewhat obliquely decline, and leaves attach the stems and ramus traverses. The leaves are 0.8-1.2cm long, long oblong to lanceolate. Axils generate a mixture of 2-4 male and female flowers; the male flowers have 4-5 perianth lobes and 4-5 secretory portions, and the female flower's perianth lobes are 6. Female's styles are cleft in three, and the lobes shallowly in two afresh. Bloom time: August-October.




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