Cast-iron Plant

Aspidistra elatior

  • Cast-iron Plant
  • Cast-iron Plant
  • Cast-iron Plant
  • Cast-iron Plant
  • Flower name
    Cast-iron Plant
  • Scientific name
    Aspidistra elatior
  • Alias葉蘭, Cast-iron Plant
  • Place of originTaiwan and Japan
  • Place of floweringGarden, Ornamental plants
  • Flowering seasonMarch, April, May

What is Cast-iron Plant

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


  • Order
    Asparagales
  • Family
    Asparagaceae
  • Genus
    Aspidistra
  • Species
    A. elatior
  • Type of flower
    Radial symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Monopetal inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Vase-shaped
  • Leaf type
    oblong
  • Edge of the leaf
    All edges
  • Life typeEvergreen perennial grass
  • Flower colorsPurple
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height30.0 ~ 50.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower3.0 ~ 4.0 cm

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