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


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Sanguisorba officinalis / Waremokou ワレモコウ

Bloom time August-October

Rosaceae /


Species in the genus Sanguisorba:

Sanguisorba officinalis / Waremokou
Sanguisorba tenuifolia var. parviflora/ Kobanawaremokou
Sanguisorba tenuifolia var. purpurea / Nagabonoakawaremokou


Sanguisorba officinalis / Waremokou ワレモコウ


Sanguisorba officinalis, a 0.5-1m-in-height perennial, inhabits grasslands in fields and mountains. Leaves are imparipinnate compounds; the leaflets are 5-13, in the shape of an oblong of 4-6cm. Inflorescences are oblong, 1-2cm in height; flowers, dark red-purple, bloom from the top downwards to the bottom. The flowers lack petals, pistils are shorter than sepals, and anthers are black. Bloom time: August-October.





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