MyHostas.net Database                                                           Schmid Species Article

Called in Japan the Baran Giboshi, which refers to the cast-iron plant Aspidistra elatior. According to W. George Schmid, alismifolia occurs in Aichi Prefecture, Minamishitara County, near Tsukude Village and nearby. It also occurs in southern Gifu Prefecture.

alismifolia

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alismifolia

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alismifolia

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alismifolia collected from Tsukude

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alismifolia

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