Wasabi

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    Wasabi @ Kyoto Botanical Garden
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    Wasabi @ Kyoto Botanical Garden
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    Wasabi @ Hamanako Garden Park(Pacific Flora 2004)
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    Wasabi @ Daio Wasabi Farm
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    Wasabi @ Daio Wasabi Farm
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    Wasabi @ Hamanako Garden Park(Pacific Flora 2004)

Basic information

Flower Name
Wasabi
Formal Name
Wasabia japonica
Alias
Wasabi, Japanese horseradish
Habitat
Japan
Morph
perennial plant

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What is Wasabi

Wasabi , scientific name: Wasabia japonica , is a perennial plant of the Brassicaceae family Wasabi genus native to Japan. It is an indispensable spice for Japanese food. It is a delicate plant cultivated in clear stream. It is used for grinding raw roots by gratering and putting in order to take off the fishy smell of sashimi and sushi.

Common name: Wasabi , Scientific name: Wasabia japonica, aka: Japanese horseradish, Origin: Japan , Plant height: 20 to 40 cm, distribution: Japan from Hokkaido to Kyushu, environment: clear stream · field, leaf color: green, flowering period: March to April, flower color: white, flower size: 0.5 to 0.7 cm, summer.

Detailed information

Order
Brassicales
Family
Brassicaceae
Genus
Wasabi
Species
W. japonica
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
Lanceolate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
fieldRiver pondrice field
Color
White
Season
MarApr
Height
20 ~ 40 [cm]
Diameter
0.5 ~ 0.7

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