Flower Database

Lespedeza thunbergii

Basic information
Flower Name
Lespedeza thunbergii
Formal Name
Lespedeza thunbergii
Alias
Bush clover, Thunberg's bushclover, Thunberg's lespedeza, Shrub lespedeza, 日本胡枝子
Habitat
Japan and China
Morph
Deciduous shrub
Comment
Thunberg's bushclover , scientific name: Lespedeza thunbergii , is a deciduous shrub of the department Fabaceae , of theLespedeza native to Japan and China . It is a prefectural flower of Miyagi. The feature is that a branch hangs down. The base becomes quality of wood, and a ramification does the upper part firmly and hangs down, and a floret of the lips-shaped purplish red which resembled a butterfly of the leguminous characteristic in branch ahead lets you bloom a lot. The leaf grows each other in three appearance wings of a biplane, and there is it.
common name: Thunberg's bushclover,
scientific name:Lespedeza thunbergii, synonym:Lespedeza penduliflora,
Also known as: Miyagino Hagi, Thunberg's lespedeza, Shrub lespedeza,
origin: Japan, China, living type: deciduous shrubs, height: 100-200 cm, leaf: Trifoliate compound leaves, small leaf shape: oval-shaped, leaf length: 3 cm, flowering period: August-October Place flowers: axillary, small flower: Butterfly-shaped, flower diameter:1~1.25cm, flowers long:1.5cm, flower: purple safflower
Detailed information
Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Lespedeza
Species
L. thunbergii
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Head
Petal shape
Butterfly
Leaf type
Ternate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Garden Botanic garden park cultivated variety
Color
Pink, Violet
Season
Aug Sep Oct
Height
100  ~ 200  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1.25