Flower NameCalamagrostis epigejos
Formal NameCalamagrostis epigejos
HabitatTemperate regions of the northern hemisphere
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.
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
SeasonJun Jul Aug Sep
Height50 ~ 150 [cm]
Diameter0.2 ~ 0.3