(First upload on December 22 2008. Last on March 27 2014) [ 日本語 | English ]

Lamium amplexicaule L.

Mount Usu / Sarobetsu post-mined peatland
From left: Crater basin in 1986 and 2006. Cottongrass / Daylily

Lamium L. (オドリコソウ)
Hotokenoza (ホトケノザ, 仏之座), henbit deadnettle
Lifeform: annual forb
Distribution: widespred in warm and temperate climatic zones in the northern hemisphere, incluidng Japan except Hokkaido

HUSTEP: Plants and Plant communities in Japan (flora list)

Habitats: roadsides, cultivated land, etc.
Chromosome number: 2n = 18
f. albiflorum D. M. Moore (シロバナホトケノザ)

Lamium amplexicaule in Japan

Lamium1 Lamium2 Lamium3


Lamium4 Lamium5
[1] in the former Juo Town (now Hitachi City), Ibaragi Prefecture, in April 1985. [2/3] along a lakeside of Lake Biwa, Otsu City, western Honshu, on March 19 2012. [4] near Ryukan Bridge (龍閑橋*), Kanda, Tokyo, on March 4 2013. [5] at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima on March 14 2014.



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