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


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Rohdea japonica / Omoto オモト

Bloom time: May-July

Asparagaceae / Kijikakushika

Species in the genus Rohdea:

Rohdea japonica / Omoto

Rohdea japonica / Omoto オモト

Rohdea japonica is an evergreen perennial herb found in forests in temperate climate regions, with thick rhizomes extending sideways or obliquely with many robust root systems. Leaves are radical, 30-50cm in length, in the shape of a lanceolate, with hairless, glossy, thick texture, and upper parts gradually becoming pointed and lower legs tapering toward the bases. Scapes, 8-18cm, set racemes with dense flowers. The flowers are in touch with each other facing sideways. Bloom time: May-July.




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