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


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Silene sieboldii / Matsumotosennou マツモトセンノウ

Bloom time: June-July

Caryophyllaceae / Nadeshikoka  

Species in the genus Silene :

Silene armeria / Mushitorinadeshiko
Silene firma / Fushiguro
Silene gallica / Mantema
Silene gallica var. gallica / Shirobanamantema
Silene kiusiana / Ogurasennou
Silene sieboldii / Matsumotosennou


Silene sieboldii / Matsumotosennou マツモトセンノウ

Silene sieboldii is a perennial herb, 30-80cm in height, found in Japanese pampas grass fields or other places. Stems are erect, with downward hairs, and without petioles; leaves are of opposite phyllotaxis, 5-8cm long, 2.5-4.5cm wide, in the shape of an ovate, with sparse hairs and margins entire. Flowers set themselves somewhat sparsely in dichasial cymes; petals, 5 in number, measure 2.5-3.5cm across and open flat; calyxes are cylindrical, 2.5-3cm in length. Bloom time: June-July.



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