Flower Database

Lily of the valley

Basic information
Flower Name
Lily of the valley
Formal Name
Convallaria keiskei
Alias
鈴蘭, Lily of the valley, Convallaria majalis, Convallaria keiskei, 君影草
Habitat
Japan and China
Morph
Years of grass, poisonous plant
Comment
Lily of the Valley or Suzuran (scientific name: Convallaria keiskei) is of the department Asparagaceae , of Convallaria genus native to China and Japan. It is a flower that symbolizes Japan's Hokkaido. In early summer, etc. in the field to 10 white bell-shaped flowers down drooping down to the bloom. Which the florets are shallow 6 crack, and flowers are fragrant. Two long oval-shaped leaves are out in the flower stalk, extend higher than the flower stalk, flowers cover. After the flower ripens spherical fruit become red. It is a poisonous plant with intense but unfortunately the whole plant. Have been breeding for horticultural use of native species in addition to the large-flowered, Germans Zoran (German Lily of the Valley, scientific name: Convallaria majalis var. majalis). Flower language:Happiness comes again.
Snowflake (Scientific name: Leucojum aestivum) is similar to Lily of the Valley and may be mistaken.
Common name: Lily of the Valley, scientific name: Convallaria keiskei , synonim : Convallaria majalis , also known as: Suzuran (in Japanese), origin: native species in Hokkaido, living type: perennials, plant height: 20-30 cm, leaf length: 15-20 cm, leaf shape: oblong, flower diameter: 4 cm, flowering period: May to June, flower color: white, flower diameter:0.8 cm, flower shape: bell shaped, fruit diameter: 1 cm, fruit color: red, note: poisonous plants.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Convallaria
Species
C. majalis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Umbel
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden Hokkaido Pot flower
Color
White
Season
May Jun
Height
20  ~ 30  [cm]
Diameter
0.8  ~ 0.8