Herb latin name: Asarum nipponicum
Synonyms: Asarum blumei, Heterotropa nipponica
Family: Aristolochiaceae (Birthwort Family)
Description of the plant:
Medicinal use of Asarum nipponicum:None known
Known hazards of Asarum nipponicum:Although no reports of toxicity have been found for this plant, at least 3 other members of this genus have reports that the leaves are toxic. Some caution is therefore advised in the use of this plant.
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.