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

 

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Family:
 
Lentibulariaceae /
Tanukimoka


 

Species in the genus Utricularia:


Utricularia aurea / Notanukimo
Utricularia bifida / Mimikakigusa
Utricularia caerulea / Hozakinomimikakigua
Utricularia gibba / Oobanaitotanukimo
Utricularia tenuicaulis / Inutanukimo
Utricularia yakusimensis / Murasakimimikakigusa
 

   

Utricularia bifida  / Mimikakigusa ミミカキグサ

 
Utricularia bifida is a small insectivorous perennial herb occurring in marshes, taking root underground, extending white thread-like rhizomes sideways, setting small insectivorous sacs, and sparsely putting forth 6-7mm long, linear leave aboveground. Flower stalks, measure 5-15 cm in height, set some approximately 5mm-in-diameter, yellow flowers on the upper parts. This species sometimes coexist with another species, U. yakushimensis. Bloom time: August-October.
                     
                 
                     

SUMMER #12

 

 

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