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


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Sagina maxima / Hamatsumekusa ハマツメグサ

Bloom time: April-August


Caryophyllaceae / Nadeshikoka


Species in the genus Sagina:

Sagina japonica / Tsumekusa
Sagina maxima / Hamatsumekusa



Sagina maxima / Hamatsumekusa ハマツメグサ

Sagina maxima, an annual or perennial herb of 5-20cm height, inhabits sandy and rocky coastal locations. The whole resembles another species, Sagina japonica; however, the stems are thicker and broader. Bloom time: April-August.




inserted by FC2 system