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

 

SEASONAL FLOWERS: SPRING

 
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Family:
 
Rosaceae /
Baraka


 

Species in the genus Potentilla:


Potentilla anemonifolia / Ohebiichigo
Potentilla chrysantha / Hebiichigo
Potentilla cryptotaeniae / Mitsumotosou
Potentilla dickinsii / Iwakinbai
Potentilla fragarioides var. major / Kijimushiro
Potentilla freyniana / Mitsubatsuchiguri

Potentilla indica / Yabuhebiichigo
Potentilla nipponica / Hirohanokawarasaiko
 
   

Potentilla indica / Yabuhebiichigo ヤブヘビイチゴ

 
Duchesnea indica is a perennial herb inhabiting tussocks or paddy paths, the whole being more extensive than another species, Duchesnea chrysantha. Leaves are dark green, leaflets oval or obovate, 3-6cm in length. Flowers measure approximately 2cm in diameter. Fruit is spherical, 1.5-2.5cm in diameter, with receptacles dark red and glossy. Achenes are wrinkle-less and glossy. Bloom time: April-June.
         
                     
                     
                     

SPRING #8

 

 

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