Flower Database

Oxytropis megalantha

Basic information
Flower Name
Oxytropis megalantha
Formal Name
Oxytropis megalantha
Alias
礼文草
Habitat
Rebun Island
Morph
cerebral perennial plant
Comment
Oxytropis megalantha or Rebunsou (scientific name: Oxytropis megalantha) is a a cerebral perennial plant of the family Fabaceae unique species of Rebun Island. It grows naturally in the beach in the island's coast. It emits a lot of flower stems and leaf stems from a thick rhizome. Leaves are odd feather-like compound leaves. In the early summer, the rhinoceros is stretched from the tip of the flower stalk and red - purple to blue butterfly - shaped flower bloom. Many lumberings grow on the leaves and stems. After the flowers, put bean curd.
Common name: Oxytropis megalantha or Rebunsou , Scientific name: Oxytropis megalantha, Origin: Rebun Island, height: 10-25 cm, leaves Length: 5 to 8 cm, leaf length: 1 to 2 cm, flower color: purple, flowering period: June to July, flower length: 2 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Oxytropis
Species
O. megalantha
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Butterfly
Leaf type
Imparipinnate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Alpine Sub-high mountain Hokkaido Specific area
Color
Violet
Season
Jun Jul
Height
10  ~ 25  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 2