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Common Name: Bamboo Fern
Coniogramme japonica is a Evergreen Fern up to 0.35 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..
E. Asia - China, Japan and Korea.
Woods in low mountains of central and southern Japan[
]. Grows on the floor of dense forests[
]. Forests or shade and moist soil in ravine at elevations of 100 - 1300 metres[
Not very hardy outdoors in Britain, only withstanding a few degrees of frost[
]. It is used in the treatment of mastitis and other kinds of ulcers[