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


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Sambucus chinensis / Sokuzu ソクズ

Bloom time: July-August

Adoxaceae / Renpukusouka   Species in the genus Sambucus;

Sambucus chinensis / Sokuzu
Sambucus racemosa ssp. sieboldiana / Niwatoko
    Sambucus chinensis / Sokuzu ソクズ    

Sambucus chinensis is a perennial found on riversides, fields, or mountains, 1-1.5cm in height. Leaves are big-sized imparipinnate compound leaves, the opposite phyllotaxis, with 5-7 leaflets 5-17cm long, in broad-lanceolate or oblong-ovate shape. Stem tips set massive small flowers; the upper parts of the inflorescences are flat, with cup-like patches of secretory portions. Fruit, about 4mm, spherical, mature in red. Bloom time: July-August.





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