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


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Senecio cannabifolius / Hangonsou ハンゴンソウ

Bloom time: July-September

Asteraceae / Kikuka  

Species in the genus Senecio:

Senecio cannabifolius / Hangonsou
Senecio vulgaris / Noborogiku


    Senecio cannabifolius / Hangonsou ハンゴンソウ    
Senecio cannabifolius, a perennial herb inhabiting damp grasslands in mountainous regions, grows to 1-2m in height. The phyllotaxis is alternate; the leaves pinnately cut themselves in 3-7, with tips pointed and bases following petioles. Stem tips bear corymbs, which set many yellow flower heads. The flower heads measure approximately 2cm in diameter, and ligulate flowers are 4-7 in number. Bloom time: July-September.




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