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


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Senecio vulgaris / Noborogiku ボロギク

Bloom time: January-December

Asteraceae /


Species in the genus Senecio:

Senecio cannabifolius / Hangonsou
Senecio vulgaris / Noborogiku



Senecio vulgaris / Noborogiku ボロギク

Senecio vulgaris, an annual European herb, grows wild in fields or roadsides. Stems and leaves feel soft, and the former branching well to grow to approximately 30cm tall. Leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis, inordinately and pinnately cleft. Flower heads are yellow and usually comprise tubular flowers only; ligulate flowers are rare. Involucres are 0.8-1cm long and tubular, with bractlets at the bases. Pappuses are white. Bloom time: January-December.



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