Flower Database

Hedyotis coreana

Basic information
Flower Name
Hedyotis coreana
Formal Name
Hedyotis biflora var. parvifolia
Alias
磯馴葎
Habitat
Japan, the Korean Peninsula, Taiwan
Morph
an evergreen perennial wild grass
Comment
Hedyotis coreana, or Sonare-mugura (scientific name: Hedyotis biflora var. Parvifolia) is native to Japan, the Korean Peninsula, Taiwan, and is an evergreen perennial wild grass of the family Rubiaceae. The leaves are shiny and fleshy. In the summer, a tiny, extremely small white flower sticking to the rocky gaps on the coast make bloom. Flowers are four valve flowers.
Common name: Hedyotis coreana,or Sonare-mugura, Scientific name: Hedyotis biflora var. Parvifolia, distribution Distribution: Japan in the south Kanto , Shikoku , Kyusyu, living type: evergreen perennial, leaf color: glossy green, leaf shape: egg shape, leafy: meat, leaf length: 1 to 2 cm, leaf order: contrary, trunk Leaves: with, flowering period: July to September, flower color: white, flower size: 0.3 to 0.4 cm, corolla length: 1.5 to 2 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Rubiaceae
Genus
Hedyotis
Species
H. coreana
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
Cylinder
Leaf type
Cylindrical
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Beach
Color
White
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
5  ~ 10  [cm]
Diameter
0.3  ~ 0.4