Flower Database

Pueraria montana lobata

Basic information
Flower Name
Pueraria montana lobata
Formal Name
Pueraria montana var. lobata
Alias
kudzu, 葛, kuzu
Habitat
Japan, China
Morph
Man years of grass
Comment
Pueraria montana lobata is a perennial herb of the Fabaceae family ,of the Pueraria genus native to China and Japan. Fall on the spikes bloom lip-shaped flowers of purplish red color. Leaves are Trifoliate with biplane small leaves are larger than flowers. Roots kakkon kuzuko kudzu starch cake with arrowroot, GE cut material or herbal medicine materials. Dried vines, cage etc. are made. But that is tough to clean, strong and tangled trees of other remarkable fertility that discourage the growth in recent years and toxic plants. Voted one of the seven autumn flowers in Japan.
common name: Pueraria montana lobata, scientific name:Pueraria montana var. lobata, origin: Japan, China, Habitat: Hokkaido-Kyushu Japan, China, Indonesia, the environment: fields, wasteland, leaves: Trifoliate compound leaves and flowering: August-September, become the material Star: lip-shaped, flower color: purplish red, remarks: kuzuko Hardy easy to growi prevent other plant species but also serious removal so be noxious plants and.
Detailed information
Order
Fabales
Family
Fabaceae
Genus
Pueraria
Species
P. montana var. lobata
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Labiate
Leaf type
Ternate-Compound Leaf
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Plain/fleet
Color
Red, Violet
Season
Aug Sep
Height
100  ~ 2000  [cm]
Diameter
1.5  ~ 2