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


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Typha orientalis / Kogama コガマ

Bloom time: June-August

Typhaceae /


Species in the genus Typha:

Typha australis / Himegama
Typha latifolia / Gama
Typha orientalis / Kogama


Typha orientalis / Kogama コガマ


Typha orientalis: Male spike and female ones stick together and resemble another species, Typha latifolia, but the whole is minor. Stems are 1-1.5m in height, and leaves are significantly narrower, approximately 1cm wide. The male spikes measure 3-9cm, and female ends are 10-20cm, about half as long as those of Typha latifolia. Pollen is apart from each other. Bloom time: June-August.





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