- Flower nameCalamagrostis epigejos
- Scientific nameCalamagrostis epigejos
- Place of originTemperate regions of the northern hemisphere
- Place of floweringFields and footpaths
- Flowering seasonJune, July, August, September
What is Calamagrostis epigejos
Calamagrostis epigejos (yama-awa ,wood small-reed or bushgrass, scientific name:Calamagrostis epigejos) is a native temperate region of the northern hemisphere, and is a perennial wild grass of the family Poaceae. It is rooted everywhere, including wetlands and grasslands throughout Japan. In the summer, extend the conical inflorescence from a thin, hard stem tip, attach a large number of elongated spikes.
Common name:Calamagrostis epigejos, scientific name:Calamagrostis epigeios aka: aka: yama-awa ,wood small-reed or bushgrass,, Habitat: Hokkaido, Honshu, Shikoku and Kyushu of Japan, environment: wetlands, grasslands, fields, mountains, grass height: 50 to 150 cm, leaves shapes: flat and linear, leaf edge:thin serrated, inflorescence form: cylinder → conical inflorescence, inflorescence height: 10 to 30 cm, flowering Stage: June to September, inflorescence color (flower color): gray green tea color with pale red purple, spike shape: narrow needle shape, spike length: 5 to 8 mm, stamens number: 3, fruit stage : July - September.