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Schisandra chinensis (Turcz.) Baill.

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

Ohwi: Schisandraceae is includied in Magnoliaceae
Post-APG II: the genus is in Illiciaceae

Schisandra Michx. (マツブサ) in Japan

Two species in Japan, including Hokkaido
S. chinensis (Turcz.) Baill. (チョウセンゴミシ)
S. repanda repanda (Siebold et Zucc.) Radlk. (マツブサ)
Schisandra chinensis (Turcz.) Baill.
Chosen-gomishi (チョウセンゴミシ, 朝鮮五味子), Chinese magnolia vine
Life form: woody vine
Distribution: east Asia - China - Korea - Amur - Japan - Sakhalin
The fruit is used for medicine

Schisandra chinensis in Hokkaido


Schisandra1 Schisandra2
[1/2] at Tomakomai Experimental Forest on June 10 2008 when Field training on integrated environmental research 統合環境調査法実習 (fauna and flora 種リスト) was held.