Flower Database

Echinops setifer

Basic information
Flower Name
Echinops setifer
Formal Name
Echinops setifer
Alias
平江帯
Habitat
Korean peninsula
Morph
perennial grass
Comment
Echinops setifer is a perennial grass of the department Asteraceae , of the Echinops genus native to Japan, challenging peninsula, China . They grow wild in west to southern part of Kyushu in japan and Korea Peninsula. With pinnate leaves are oblong, and margin is short bites is stiff. From August to September in sunny mountains and fields, gathered many flower heads of small globular flowers bloom. Specified in the environmental agency's endangered. It is originally from Europe, and, to a similar flower, there is a lapis lazuli ball thistle of the Echinops genus, and a leaf is soft and does all crack.
Common name: Echinops setifer,
scientific name:Echinops setifer,
aka: higotai
Origin: Japan, challenge peninsula, China, distribution: West Japan, southern Kyushu, the Korean peninsula, height: 70-100 cm, flower size: 5-8 cm, flower color: blue, flowering period: August-September
Detailed information
Order
Asterales
Family
Asteraceae
Genus
Echinops
Species
E. setifer
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
capitate corolla
Leaf type
Pinnate
Leaf edge
Thorn+Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Blue
Season
Aug Sep
Height
70  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 8