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Ranunculus nipponicus var. submersus / Baikamo バイカモ

Bloom time:  June-September

Ranunculaceae /


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 nipponicus var. submersus / Baikamo バイカモ

Ranunculus nipponicus var. submersus is a perennial herb growing in shallow, clear waters, and the stems are 1-2m long with leaves tri- to tetra-ternate compound. The leaflets are cleft in small, narrow segments afresh - the whole tufted. Flower buds emerge from axils and extend their flower stalks upwards to bloom on or above the water's surface. The flowers measure 1.5-2cm in diameter; the petals are 5- in number, almost round; their bases are yellow, sepals green, and 5 in number. Bloom time: June-September.




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