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Torilis japonica / Yabujirami ヤブジラミ

Bloom time: May-July

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Species in the genus Torilis japonica:

Torilis japonica / Yabujirami


Torilis japonica / Yabujirami ヤブジラミ

Torilis japonica, a biennial commonly seen in fields or roadsides, grows 30-70cm tall. Leaves are 5-10cm long, of a bi- or tripinnate compound leaf; leaflets are ovate-like lanceolate, delicately cut in, with dense, short, coarse hairs on upper- and back-sides. Branch ends emerge small-sized compound umbels and set small white flowers in them; pedicels are 4-10 in number, and involucral bracts are slender. 2.5-3.5cm long. The fruit is oval-like, long-oblong, with dense bristles bent in a hook way. Bloom time: May-July.




inserted by FC2 system