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


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Pollia japonica / Yabumyouga ヤブミョウガ

Bloom time: August-September

Commelinaceae /


Species in the genus Pollia:

Pollia japonica / Yabumyouga



Pollia japonica / Yabumyouga ヤブミョウガ


Pollia japonica is a 0.5-1m tall perennial found in forest fields and mountains, the stem and leaves feeling texture. The narrow-oblong leaves measure 15-30cm long, and the base embraces the stem. Flowers appear on an upper stem in whorls at intervals, consisting of bisexual and male flowers, blooming from August to September.





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