Flower Database

Shirobana taitogome

Basic information
Flower Name
Shirobana taitogome
Formal Name
Sedum oryzifolium f. albiflora
Alias
白花大唐米
Habitat
Japan
Morph
creeping perennial herbaceous plant
Comment
Shirobana taitogome (scientific name: Sedum oryzifolium f. albiflora) is a creeping perennial herbaceous plant native to Japan that belongs to the genus Sedum of the Crassulaceae family. It grows wildly in clusters on rocky coastal areas. It produces small white flowers the size of a grain of rice in spring to the rainy season. The leaves are multi-green and fleshy and alternate on the stem.
General name: Shirobana taitogome, Scientific name: Sedum oryzifolium f. albiflora, Place of origin: Japan, habitat distribution: Honshu of west Kanto region to Kyushu, Environment: rocky shore, Life type: perennial, Grass height: 5-10 cm, Inflorescence: alternate, radial homologous; inflorescence: cymes, Flowering season: April to June; flower color: white; corolla: 5-petaled flower; diameter: 0.5 to 1 cm.
Detailed information
Order
Saxifragales
Family
Crassulaceae
Genus
Sedum
Species
S. oryzifolium f. albiflora
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Cyme
Petal shape
5petals
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Color
White
Season
Apr May Jun
Height
5  ~ 10  [cm]
Diameter
0.5  ~ 1