Herb: Bamboo Fern
Latin name: Coniogramme japonica
Synonyms: Hemionitis japonica
Family: Polypodiaceae (Polypody Fern Family)
Medicinal use of Bamboo Fern:Antiphlogistic. It is used in the treatment of mastitis and other kinds of ulcers.
Description of the plant:
Habitat of the herb:Woods in low mountains of central and southern Japan. Grows on the floor of dense forests.
Cultivation of Bamboo Fern:Woods in low mountains of central and southern Japan. Grows on the floor of dense forests.
Known hazards of Coniogramme japonica:None known
Plant information taken from the Plants For A Future.