Forest poppy/ Yamabukisou

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Hylomecon japonica/ Forest poppy/ ヤマブキソウ

学名/ Botanical name : Hylomecon japonica

シノニム/ Synonym : Chelidonium japonica, Hylomecon vernalis

英名/ English name : Forest poppy

日本名/ Japanese name: ヤマブキソウ 山吹草

イタリア語名/Italian name: japonica di Hylomecon

原産地/ Original : Far East (Manchuria to Japan)


The flowers are bright yellow 3.5–5 cm across, starting out bowl-shaped, then flattening out with age. In Japanese name “Yamabukisou” means “Kerria herb” because of resemble of co;or and shape of flower but this plant is more near poppy like Englisj name.


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