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




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Caprifoliaceae /


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 odoratissimum var. awabuki / Sangoju サンゴジュ

Viburnum odoratissimum var. awabuki is an evergreen tree growing up to 20m in height; leaves being opposite or with three blades in whole, each 7-20cm in length, 4-8cm in width, glossy, margins are entire or somewhat wave-likely serrated. Petioles are1-4.5cm in length. Branch tops emerge panicles of 5-16cm-long and 8-16cm-wide. Flowers are white, 6-8mm across, the corollas being cleft in five. Fruit (drupe) measure 7-9mm oblong to oval, mature in red in August -October, and turn full mature to black. Bloom time: March-May.




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