Flower Database

Calamagrostis epigejos

Basic information
Flower Name
Calamagrostis epigejos
Formal Name
Calamagrostis epigejos
Alias
Habitat
Temperate regions of the northern hemisphere
Morph
Perennial grasses
Comment
Calamagrostis epigejos (yama-awa ,wood small-reed or bushgrass, scientific name:Calamagrostis epigejos) is a native temperate region of the northern hemisphere, and is a perennial wild grass of the family Poaceae. It is rooted everywhere, including wetlands and grasslands throughout Japan. In the summer, extend the conical inflorescence from a thin, hard stem tip, attach a large number of elongated spikes.
Common name:Calamagrostis epigejos, scientific name:Calamagrostis epigeios aka: aka: yama-awa ,wood small-reed or bushgrass,, Habitat: Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu of Japan, environment: wetlands, grasslands, fields, mountains, grass height: 50 to 150 cm, leaves shapes: flat and linear, leaf edge:thin serrated, inflorescence form: cylinder → conical inflorescence, inflorescence height: 10 to 30 cm, flowering Stage: June to September, inflorescence color (flower color): gray green tea color with pale red purple, spike shape: narrow needle shape, spike length: 5 to 8 mm, stamens number: 3, fruit stage : July - September.
Detailed information
Order
Poales
Family
Poaceae
Genus
Calamagrostis
Species
C. epigejos
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Panicle
Petal shape
spikelet
Leaf type
Linear
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Brown, Green
Season
Jun Jul Aug Sep
Height
50  ~ 150  [cm]
Diameter
0.2  ~ 0.3