Physostegia virginiana

Physostegia virginiana

  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Physostegia virginiana
  • Flower name
    Physostegia virginiana
  • Scientific name
    Physostegia virginiana
  • Alias花虎尾, Physostegia virginiana, カクトラノオ, 角虎の尾, フィソステギア, Physostegia
  • Place of originCentral and South America to Northern Mexico
  • Place of floweringGarden
  • Flowering seasonAugust, September
  • Language of flowersFaithful

What is Physostegia virginiana

Physostegia virginiana, or Hana Torano-o (scientific name: Physostegia virginiana) is a perennial plant belonging to the genus Pseudolysimachion of the family Plantaginaceae. In the rainy season to early autumn, small lip-shaped flowers bloom from the bottom of the flower spike. The basic flower color is pink, but light purple, white, and magenta are also available. The stem is square.

Common name: Physostegia virginiana, Scientific name: Physostegia virginiana, Alias: Hanatorano-o, obedient plant, obedience, false dragonhead, Origin: Central and South America to Northern Mexico, Inflorescence: Antibiotic, Leaf shape: Needle shape, Leaf edge: Sawtooth, Leaf color: Green, Inflorescence shape: Spike / conic, Apical, Corolla: Lip shape, flower color: peach, light purple, white, magenta, flowering period: August to September.


  • Eye
    Lamiales
  • Family
    Plantaginaceae
  • Genus
    Pseudolysimachion
  • Species
    P. virginiana
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Spikelet inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Lip shaped
  • Leaf type
    lanceolate
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeperennial plant
  • Flower colorsPink
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height20.0 ~ 30.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower1.0 ~ 1.0 cm

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