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


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Rhynchospora chinensis / Inunohanahige イヌノハナヒゲ

Bloom time: July-October




Species in the genus Rhynchospora:

Rhynchospora chinensis / Inunohanahige


Rhynchospora chinensis / Inunohanahige イヌノハナヒゲ

Rhynchospora chinensis is a perennial in sunny wetlands, ponds, sides, etc. The plant bodies grow in clusters to 40-100cm in height, with slender and erect stems and sparsely alternating leaves. The leaves are shorter than the stems, narrowly linear, about 3.5mm wide, with the upper parts ridged and tips sharp. Inflorescences are corymbose and set themselves 3-6, and lower ones somewhat hang. Spikelets are 7-9mm long, broadly lanceolate-shaped, brown to dark brown, and not glossy, comprising single florets covered with some scales. Bloom time: July-October.




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