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 caerulea / Hozakinomimikakigua ホザキノミミカキグサ

 
Utricularia caerulea is an insectivore, a perennial found in wetlands, having some insectivorous sacs on the underground stem. The leaves are in the shape of a spatula, measuring 2-3.5mm in length. The flower stalk grows to10-30cm in height, bearing 4mm long red-purple flowers on its upper part. Flowers bloom in June-September.
 
                     
               
                     

SUMMER #12

 

 

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