- Flower nameVeronica miqueliana
- Scientific nameVeronica miqueliana
- AliasVeronica miqueliana, 鍬形草
- Place of originJapan
- Place of floweringHigh mountain
- Flowering seasonMay, June
What is Veronica miqueliana
Kuwagataso ,(scientific name: Veronica miqueliana) is a perennial herbaceous plant native to Japan in the family Plantaginaceae. It is native to the mountainous forests of northeastern to central Japan. Both sides of the leaves are hairy. From late spring to early summer, it produces one to five flowers with a florid inflorescence extending from the leaf axils. The flowers are white or pale red-white, dish-shaped, with four lobed petals that join at the base.
Common name: Kuwagataso ,scientific name: Veronica miqueliana, grass height: 15 to 30 cm, Inflorescence: opposite, Leaf length: 1-5 cm, Leaf width: 0.7-2.5 cm, Leaf shape: ovate to long ovate, Leaf margin: serrated, flowering time: May-June, inflorescence: raceme, diameter: 0.8-1.3 cm, number of stamens: 2, Fruit type: capsule, fruit shape: triangular, fan-shaped.