Chinese milk vetch/ Genge

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Chinese milk vetch/ ゲンゲ
Chinese milk vetch/ ゲンゲ

学名/ Scientific name : Astragalus sinicus

シノニム/ Synonym : Astragalus lotoides, Astragalus sinicus, Tragacantha sinica 

英名/ English name : Chinese milk vetch

日本名/ Japanese name: ゲンゲ 紫雲英、翹揺

日本名別名/ Alternative Japanese name: レンゲ(蓮華)、レンゲソウ

原産地/ Original : China


It used be planted as cow fodder or green manure of paddy, and it made typical spring scene in japanese country side, but it become rare recently.



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