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


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Veronica persica / Ooinunofuguri オオイヌノフグリ

Bloom time: May-May

Plantaginaceae /


Species in the genus Veronica:

Veronica anagallis-aquatica / Ookawadisha
Veronica arvensis / Tachiinunofuguri
Veronica hederaefolia / Furasabasou
Veronica muratae / San'inkuwagata
Veronica muratae / San'inkuwagata(white)
Veronica ornata / Touteiran
Veronica persica / Ooinunofuguri
Veronica polita var. lilacina / Inunofuguri
Veronica undulata / Kawadisha


Veronica persica / Ooinunofuguri オオイヌノフグリ

Veronica persica, a biennial herb introduced from Eurasia or Africa, has spread throughout the country. Stems branch well and spread sideways, and leaves are opposite on lower parts and alternate on upper parts, 0.7-1.8cm in length, 0.6-1.5cm in width, in the shape of an oval-oblong, with 8-16 serrations on margins. Leaf axils on upper portions bear 1-2cm-long peduncles on which single sky-blue flowers come. Bloom time: March-May.




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