Platycodon

Platycodon grandiflorus A.DC. with a bee pollinating flower close up colourful image. Handheld, selective focus.
Synonyms:
Balloon Flower, Chinese Bellflower
Platycodon (Wikipedia)

Platycodon
Platycodon grandiflorum2.jpg
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Asterids
Order:Asterales
Family:Campanulaceae
Subfamily:Campanuloideae
Genus:Platycodon
A.DC.
Species:
P. grandiflorus
Binomial name
Platycodon grandiflorus
Synonyms

Campanula gentianoides Lam.
Campanula glauca Thunb.
Campanula grandiflora Jacq.
Platycodon autumnalis Decne.
Platycodon chinensis Lindl. & Paxton
Platycodon glaucus (Thunb.) Nakai
Platycodon mariesii (Lynch) Wittm.
Platycodon sinensis Lem.

Platycodon grandiflorus (from Ancient Greek πλατύς "wide" and κώδων "bell") is a species of herbaceous flowering perennial plant of the family Campanulaceae, and the only member of the genus Platycodon. It is native to East Asia (China, Korea, Japan, and the Russian Far East). It is commonly known as balloon flower (referring to the balloon-shaped flower buds), Chinese bellflower, or platycodon.

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