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Magnoliaceae Family

 

 

Magnolia denudata

Lilytree

Hakumokuren

ハクモクレン

はくもくれん

白木蓮,玉蘭

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 7 artists

 

Magnolia kobus

Kobus magnolia

Kobushi

コブシ

こぶし

辛夷,梓子

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●† †symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 25 artists

 

Magnolia liliiflora

Purple magnolia

Mokuren

モクレン

もくれん

木蓮,木蘭

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring, summer

●†† chosen by 30 artists

 

Magnolia obovata

Japanese whitebark magnolia

Hōnoki

ホオノキ

ほおのき

朴の木

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Magnolia sieboldii

Oyama magnolia

Ōyamarenge

オオヤマレンゲ

おおやまれんげ

大山蓮華

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 3 artists

 

Malvaceae Family

 

 

Alcea rosea

Hollyhock

Aoi

アオイ

あおい

立葵,戎葵

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 15 artists

 

Gossypium arboreum

Tree cotton

Wata

ワタ

わた

綿

●†† Asian exotic

●†† clothing

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 10 artists

 

Hibiscus coccineus

Scarlet rose mallow

Momijiaoi

モミジアオイ

もみじあおい

紅葉葵,紅蜀葵

●†† American exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Hibiscus manihot

Sunset hibiscus

Tororoaoi

トロロアオイ

とろろあおい

黄蜀葵,秋葵

●†† Asian exotic

●†† food

●†† chosen by 22 artists

 

Hibiscus mutabilis

Cotton-rose

Fuyō

フヨウ

ふよう

芙蓉,木芙蓉,拒霜花

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 79 artists

 

Hibiscus rosa-sinensis

Chinese hibiscus

Haibisukasu

ハイビスカス

はいびすかす

朱槿

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Hibiscus syriacus

Rose-of-sharon

Mukuge

ムクゲ

むくげ

木槿

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 27 artists

 

Hibiscus tiliaceus

Sea hibiscus

Hamabō

ハマボウ

はまぼう

黄槿,右納,黄蜀荼

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Meliaceae Family

 

 

Melia azedarach

Chinaberry

Sendan

センダン

せんだん

栴檀

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Menispermaceae Family

 

 

Stephania japonica

Snake vine

Hasunohakazura

ハスノハカズラ

はすのはかずら

千金藤

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Menyanthaceae Family

 

 

Nymphoides indica

Water-snowflake

Gagabuta

ガガブタ

ががぶた

鏡蓋

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 4 artists

 

Nymphoides peltata

Yellow floating-heart

Asaza

アサザ

あさざ

阿佐佐,莕菜,蒿菜

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 6 artists

 

Moraceae Family

 

 

Broussonetia kazinoki

Mulberry

Kōzo

コウゾ

こうぞ

●†† Japanese native

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Musaceae Family

 

 

Musa basjoo

Japanese banana

Bashō

バショウ

ばしょう

芭蕉

●†† Asian exotic

●†† food

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 3 artists

 

Myrsinaceae Family

 

 

Ardisia japonica

Marlberry

Yabukōji

ヤブコウジ

やぶこうじ

藪柑子,紫金牛

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 27 artists

 

Nartheciaceae Family

 

 

Narthecium asiaticum

Bog asphodel

Kinkōka

キンコウカ

きんこうか

金光花

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Nelumbonaceae Family

 

 

Nelumbo nucifera

Sacred lotus

Hasu

ハス

はす

,荷花

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental, medicine

●†† symbol of summer, purity, immortality

●†† chosen by 84 artists

 

Nyctaginaceae Family

 

 

Mirabilis jalapa

Marvel-of-Peru

Oshiroibana

オシロイバナ

おしろいばな

白粉花,紫茉莉

●†† American exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 7 artists

 

Nymphaeaceae Family

 

Nuphar japonicum

Water-lily

Kōhone

コウホネ

こうほね

河骨,河蓮

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 29 artists

 

Nuphar pumilum

Least water-lily

Nemurokōhone

ネムロコウホネ

ねむろこうほね

根室河骨,萍蓮草

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Nymphaea tetragona

Pygmy water-lily

Hitsujigusa

ヒツジグサ

ひつじぐさ

羊草,小蓮,水菜

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 15 artists

 

Oleaceae Family

 

 

Forsythia suspensa

Weeping forsythia

Rengyō

レンギョウ

れんぎょう

連翹,連喬,連經

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 22 artists

 

Jasminum nudiflorum

Winter jasmine

Ōbai

オウバイ

おうばい

黄梅,迎春花

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 10 artists

 

Ligustrum japonicum

Japanese privet

Nezumimochi

ネズミモチ

ねずみもち

鼠黐

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Ligustrum obtusifolium

Border privet

Ibotanoki

イボタノキ

いぼたのき

水蠟樹

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Osmanthus fragrans

Sweet osmanthus

Mokusei

モクセイ

もくせい

木犀,金桂,桂花

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 12 artists

 

Onagraceae Family

 

 

Chamaenerion angustifolium

Fireweed

Yanagiran

ヤナギラン

やなぎらん

柳蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

 

Fuchsia magellanica

Fuchsia

Fukushia

フクシア

ふくしあ

●†† American exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Orchidaceae Family

 

 

Aerides japonicum

Nago orchid

Nagoran

ナゴラン

なごらん

名護蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Bletilla striata

Chinese ground orchid

Shiran

シラン

しらん

紫蘭,芝蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 8 artists

 

Cattleya sp.

Cattleya orchid

Katorea

カトレア

かとれあ

●†† American exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Cymbidium ensifolium

Fukien orchid

Surugaran

スルガラン

するがらん

建蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Cymbidium goeringii

Goeringís cymbidium

Shunran

シュンラン

しゅんらん

春蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 10 artists

 

Dendrobium moniliforme

Mohlís dendrobium

Sekikoku

セッコク

せきこく

石斛

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Habenaria radiata

Egret orchid

Sagisō

サギソウ

さぎそう

鷺草

●†† Japanese native

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 8 artists

 

Neofinetia falcata

Wind orchid

Fūran

フウラン

ふうらん

風蘭

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Phalenopsis sp.

Moth orchid

Farenopushisu

ファレノプシス

ふぁれのぷしす

胡蝶蘭

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Oxalidaceae Family

 

 

Oxalis corniculata

Creeping wood-sorrel

Katabami

カタバミ

かたばみ

片喰, 酸漿

●†† Asian exotic

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Paeoniaceae Family

 

 

Paeonia lactiflora

Common garden peony

Shakuyaku

シャクヤク

しゃくやく

芍薬

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 40 artists

 

Paeonia suffruticosa

Tree peony

Botan

ボタン

ぼたん

牡丹,冨貴艸

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† spring, summer, winter, fertility, power, happiness, love, prosperity

●†† chosen by 118 artists

 

Papaveraceae Family

 

 

Chelidonium japonicum

Forest-poppy

Yamabukisō

ヤマブキソウ

やまぶきそう

山吹草

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Dicentra peregrina

Komakusa

コマクサ

こまくさ

駒草

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Dicentra spectabilis

Bleeding heart

Kemansō

ケマンソウ

けまんそう

華鬘草,荷包牡丹

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 4 artists

 

Papaver rhoeas

Corn poppy

Hinageshi

ヒナゲシ

ひなげし

雛芥子,麗春花,

虞美人草

●†† European exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 4 artists

 

Papaver somniferum

Opium poppy

Keshi

ケシ

けし

芥子,罌粟

●†† European exotic

●†† medicine

●†† symbol of summer

●†† chosen by 24 artists

 

Passifloraceae Family

 

 

Passiflora caerulea

Blue passionflower

Tokeisō

トケイソウ

とけいそう

時計草

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 7 artists

 

Pinaceae Family

 

 

Pinus densiflora

Japanese red pine

Akamatsu

アカマツ

あかまつ

赤松

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 14 artists

 

Pinus koraiensis

Korean pine

Chōsengoyō

チョウセンゴヨウ

ちょうせんごよう

朝鮮五葉

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Piperaceae Family

 

 

Piper nigrum

Black pepper

Koshō

コショウ

こしょう

胡椒

●†† Asian exotic

●†† food

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Plantaginaceae Family

 

 

Plantago asiatica

Asian plantain

Ōbako

オオバコ

おおばこ

大葉子

●† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 3 artists

 

Poaceae Family

 

 

Avena fatua

Wild oat

Karasumugi

カラスムギ

からすむぎ

雀麦

●†† European exotic

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Coix lacryma-jobi

Jobís tears

Juzudama

ジュズダマ

じゅずだま

数珠玉,川穀,鳩麥,

薏苡仁

●†† Asian exotic

●†† food

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Echinochloa crus-galli

Barnyard grass

Inubie

イヌビエ

いぬびえ

犬稗

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 3 artists

 

Eleusine indica

Wire grass

Ohishiba

オヒシバ

おひしば

雄日芝

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 11 artists

 

Hordeum vulgare

Barley

Ōmugi

オオムギ

おおむぎ

大麦, 大麥

●†† European exotic

●†† food

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 20 artists

 

Miscanthus sacchariflorus

Amur silver grass

Ogi

オギ

おぎ

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall, loneliness

●†† chosen by 14 artists

 

Miscanthus sinensis

Eulalia

Susuki

ススキ

すすき

,萱花

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of fall, loneliness

●†† chosen by 83 artists

 

Oryza sativa

Rice

Ine

イネ

いね

●†† Japanese native

●†† food

●†† symbol of fall, prosperity

●†† chosen by 45 artists

 

Phragmites australis

Common reed

Yoshi

ヨシ

よし

,

●†† Japanese native

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 148 artists

 

Poa annua

Annual meadow grass

Suzumenokatabira

スズメノカタビラ

すずめのかたびら

雀の帷子

●†† Japanese native

●† †chosen by 1 artist

 

Setaria italica

Foxtail millet

Awa

アワ

あわ

●†† Japanese native

●†† food

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 26 artists

 

Setaria viridis

Green bristle grass

Enokorogusa

エノコログサ

えのころぐさ

狗尾草

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Themeda triandra

Red grass

Megakuraya

メガルカヤ

めがるかや

雌刈萱,刈萱

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Zea mays

Sweet corn

Tōmorokoshi

トウモロコシ

とうもろこし

玉蜀黍

●†† American exotic

●†† food

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 5 artists

 

Polygonaceae Family

 

 

Fagopyrum esculentum

Japanese buckwheat

Soba

ソバ

そば

蕎麦

●†† Asian exotic

●†† food

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Fallopia japonica

Japanese knotweed

Itadori

イタドリ

いたどり

痛取,虎杖

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 3 artists

 

Persicaria filiformis

Painterís palette

Mizuhiki

ミズヒキ

みずひき

水引

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Polygonum sp.

Knotweed

Tade

タデ

たで

●†† Japanese native

●†† symbol of fall

●†† chosen by 29 artists

 

Pontederiaceae Family

 

 

Monochoria korsakowii

Mizuaoi

ミズアオイ

みずあおい

水葵,雨久花,

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 36 artists

 

Primulaceae Family

 

 

Primula beesiana

Candelabra primrose

Purimurabeeshiana

プリムラ・ベーシアナ

ぷりむら.べーしあな

●†† Asian exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 2 artists

 

Primula japonica

Japanese cowslip

Kurinsō

クリンソウ

くりんそう

九輪草

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Primula sieboldii

Japanese primrose

Sakurasō

サクラソウ

さくらそう

桜草

●†† Japanese native

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 4 artists†

 

Primula vulgaris

Primrose

Itigesakurasō

イチゲサクラソウ

いちげさくらそう

嬰艸

●†† European exotic

●†† ornamental

●†† symbol of spring

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

Trientalis europaea

Chickweed wintergreen

Tsumatorisō

ツマトリソウ

つまとりそう

端取草

●†† Japanese native

●†† chosen by 1 artist

 

 

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