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

 

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Family:
 
Ranunculaceae /
Kinpougeka


 

Species in the genus Ranunculus:


Ranunculus cantoniensis / Kekitsunenobotan
Ranunculus hibamontanus / Hibakinpouge
Ranunculus japonicus / Umanoashigata
Ranunculus kazusensis / Himebaikamo
Ranunculus muricatus / Togeminokitsunenobotan
Ranunculus nipponicus var. submersus / Baikamo
Ranunculus quelpaertensis / Kitsunenobotan
Ranunculus sceleratus / Tagarashi

   

Ranunculus kazusensis / Himebaikamo ヒメバイカモ

 
Ranunculus kazusensis is a perennial herb inhabiting clear water marshes, ponds, streams, etc., in mountainous regions. Stems, 1-2m in length, take roots at nodes onto the waters' bottoms and sway downstream. Submerged leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis, 2-3cm in height, each is tri- to tetra-ternate, and the leaflets cleft in two afresh, and the terminal lobes grow to thread-like - thus, the whole becomes fan-shaped. Leaf axils emerge flower stalks, 1-2cm long, on the tip, single 5-petaled 6-10mm-in-width white flowers bloom - the center portions are yellow. Bloom time: Maybe throughout the year.
   
                     

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