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

 

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Santeraceae / Tsutsujika  

Species in the genus Rhododendron:


Rhododendron japonicum / Rengetsutsuji
Rhododendron japonicum f. flavum / Kirengestutsuji
Rhododendron japonoheptamerum var. hondoense / Honshakunage
Rhododendron japonoheptamerum var. okiense / Okishakunage
Rhododendron kaempferi / Yamatsutsuji
Rhododendron lagopus / Daisennmitsubatsutsuji
Rhododendron reticulatum / Kobanomitsubatsutsuji
Rhododendron reticulatum f. albiflorum / Shirobanakobanomitsubatsutsuji
Rhododendron ripense / Kishitsutsuji
Rhododendron semibarbatum / Baikatsutsuji

   

Rhododendron semibarbatum / Baikatsutsuji バイカツツジ

   
Rhododendron semibarbatum is a deciduous shrub growing to 1-2m in height, inhabiting forests in mountainous regions with long glandular hairs on young branches. Leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis, all leaves gathering at branch tops, the blades 3-7cm, in length 1.5-2.5cm in width, in the shape of an oblong or narrow oblong, with obtuse serrations and vellus hair on margins. Flowers, white, come out after the development of the leaves; corollas measure 2cm in diameter, in the shape of a dish, cleft in 5, and the upper lobes have dark red-purple dots. Bloom time: June-July.
                 
                     
                     
                     

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