Flower Database

Momoyama daikon

Basic information
Flower Name
Momoyama daikon
Formal Name
Raphanus sativus 'momoyama daikon'
Alias
桃山大根
Habitat
Kyoto
Morph
annualgrass green
Comment
Momoyama daikon, (Momoyama Radish , Scientific Name: Raphanus sativus 'Momoyama daikon') , is a crop of Brassicaceae radic "daikon (radish). It's body is tight and mainly used as a material for Takuan. The flowering period is from September to December, the flower color is yellow, the radish length is 30 cm, the radish diameter is about 8 cm.
Here, the white rising group is the cultivation method of radishes established in the Kinki district, and representative varieties are "Shiroagari Kyo", "Tenman", "Momoyama" and "Tanabe".
Detailed information
Order
Brassicales
Family
Brassicaceae
Genus
Raphanus
Species
R. sativus 'momoyama daikon'
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Cross
Leaf type
pinnately compound
Leaf edge
Repand
Flowering place
field
Color
White
Season
Sep Oct Nov Dec
Height
50  ~ 100  [cm]
Diameter
1  ~ 1.2