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


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Wisteria barachybotrys / Yamafuji ヤマフジ

Bloom time: May

Fabiaceae /


Species in the genus Wisteria:

Wisteria barachybotrys / Yamafuji
Wisteria brachybotrys f. alba / Shirobanayamafuji
Wisteria floribunda / Fuji


Wisteria barachybotrys / Yamafuji ヤマフジ

Wisteria barachybotrys, a deciduous liana with brown barks found on low hill edges or in bright forests, winds itself around trees to grow up to the crowns. Leaves are of alternate phyllotaxis and imparipinnate compound leaf, 15-25cm long, with leaflets of 4-6 pairs, 4-7cm-long, oblong or oblong-ovate, with entire margins. Racemes hang down from branch tips and set many 2-3cm-long purple papilionaceous flowers in them. Bloom time: May.




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