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Dianthus superbus L.

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

Dianthus L. (ナデシコ)
Ezokawaranadeshiko (エゾカワラナデシコ, 蝦夷河原撫子, s.l.), large pink
Lifeform: perennial forb
Distribution: Europe to northern Asia
Habitat: sunny sites, such as grasslands, roadsides, and sand dunes

Field training on integrated environmental research (統合環境調査法実習) (fauna and flora 種リスト)

Chromosome number: 2n = 30
var. amoenus Nakai (クモイナデシコ)
var. hayatae Ohwi (ニイタカセキチク)
var. longicalycinus (Maxim.) Williams (カワラナデシコ): trijugate bracts
Distribution: Japan except in Hokkaido
Bract: 3-4 pairs
Leaf: green

Dianthus superbus auct. non L.
Dianthus longicalyx Miq.
Dianthus superbus L. ssp. longicalycinus (Maxim.) Kitam.
f. tricolor Honda (サンシキナデシコ)

var. pycnophyllus Kitag. (イワテナデシコ)
var. speciosus Reichb. (タカネナデシコ)

ssp. alpestris Kablikova ex Celak.
var. monticola Makino

f. chionanthus Okuyama (シロバナタカネナデシコ)

var. superbus (エゾカワラナデシコ, s.s.): bijugate bracts
Distribution: Eurasia including north to the central Honshu of Japan
Bract: 2 pairs
Leaf: pale green

f. latifolius (Nakai) Kitagawa (ヒロハカワラナデシコ)
f. albiflorus Iljinski (シロバナエゾカワラナデシコ)

var. taiwanensis (Masam.) T. S. Liu et S. S. Ying (タイワンナデシコ)

Dianthus superbus in Japan

var. superbus (エゾカワラナデシコ)

[1] near a jungle gym in a Quercus mongolica var. grosseserrata forest on Tomakomai Expermental Forest on September 10 2009. [2] on Mount Hakodate, southern Hokkaido, on September 23 2010. [3] on Arutori Cape, Date City, southwestern Hokkaido, on August 18 2018. [4] at Ishikari Coast Plant Conservation Center on July 10 2011. [5/6] on a paved road along a seacoast near the Muroran Marine Experimental Station of Hokkaido University on September 11 2017. [7] along a walkboard to go Todowara in Notsuke Peninsula, eastern Hokkaido, on August 28 2020.

var. longicalycinus (カワラナデシコ)

[1] at the imperial gardens in the former lawn (Shiba) detached palace, Tokyo, on May 29 2015.