Flower Database

Gentiana yakushimensis

Basic information
Flower Name
Gentiana yakushimensis
Formal Name
Gentiana yakushimensis
Alias
屋久島竜胆
Habitat
Yakushima (Kagoshima, Japan)
Morph
Years of grass
Comment
Gentiana yakushimensis is endemic to the Yakushima Iland, and is a perennial herb of the department Gentianaceae of Gentian genus. In the summer, blue-violet colored flowers bloom in rocky high mountain gaps. A tubular bell-shaped flowers at the tip of the stalk; The narrow leaves are dense whorls.
General name: Gentiana yakushimensi,
scientific name:Gentiana yakushimensis,
Other name:Yakushima rindo、
origin: Yakushima (Kagoshima, Japan), stem length: 7-15 cm, flower length: 3-4 cm, flowering period: July-September, Flower color: purple
Detailed information
Order
Gentianales
Family
Gentianaceae
Genus
Gentian
Species
G. yakushimensis
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Ovate/Ovoid
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Alpine Sub-high mountain
Color
Violet
Season
Jul Aug Sep
Height
7  ~ 15  [cm]
Diameter
2  ~ 3