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

 

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Caprifofoliaceae / Suikazuraka
 

Species in the genus Viburnum:


Viburnum carlesii  var. bitchiuensis / Choujigamazumi
Viburnum dilatatum / Gamazumi
Viburnum erosum / Kobanogamazumi
Viburnum furcatum / Mushikari
Viburnum japonicum / Hakusanboku
Viburnum odoratissimum var. awabuki / Sangoju
Viburnum phlebotrichum / Otokoyouzome
Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum / Yabudemari
Viburnum sieboldii var. obovatifolium / Hirohagomagi
Viburnum urceolatum / Yamashigure
Viburnum wrightii / Miyamagamazumi
 
   

Viburnum urceolatum / Yamashigure ヤマシグレ

 
Viburnum urceolatum, a deciduous shrub with gray-brown barks, growing to around 2m in height, inhabits forest floors or edges in mountainous regions. Leaves are opposite, generally gathering together at branch tops. Their blades measure 5-12cm long, 3-6cm wide, long-oblong-like lanceolate or oval, tips sharp or obtuse, bases are generally cuneate, with margins serrated. Branch ends bear 3-6cm long umbels; corollas are 3-4mm long, 2-3 mm across, tubular, colors ranging from white, light red to dark red, tips cleft in five. Stamens are 5 in number, and their anthers poping outside upward. Fruit (drupe) is broad oblong, mature red, turns black to fully mature in Sept.-Oct. Bloom time. June-July.
                 
                     
                     
                     

SUMMER #12

 

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