Flower Database

Cast-iron Plant

Basic information
Flower Name
Cast-iron Plant
Formal Name
Aspidistra elatior
Alias
葉蘭, Cast-iron Plant
Habitat
Taiwan and Japan
Morph
Evergreen perennial grass
Comment
Cast-iron Plant , scientific name:Aspidistra elatior, is native to and Japan and an evergreen perennial of the Asparagaceaei Department of Aspidistra . The development of rhizomes, creates community. Petiole long huge green leaves a lot out. Because leaves are long leaf width, leaf use an accompaniment to sushi and sashimi dishes instead, moribana style. Purple flowers in spring bloom touching ground.
Common name: :Cast-iron Plant, scientific name:Aspidistra elatior aka: Haran , living type: Evergreen perennial, leaf color: green, leaf quality: doing glossy and thick and the leaf: oblong, Length: 50 cm
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Aspidistra
Species
A. elatior
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Urn
Leaf type
Oblong
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Garden foliage plant
Color
Violet
Season
Mar Apr May
Height
30  ~ 50  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 4