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Scopolia japonica is a perennial plant that can grow up to 0.60 metres tall.
It is harvested from the wild for local use as a medicine..
A highly toxic plant[
E. Asia - China, Japan.
Mountain woods of central and southern Japan[
Prefers a light, fertile, well-drained dry soil in a shady position[
Very close to, and possibly no more than a part of, S. carniolica[
Anodyne, antispasmodic, antitussive and diuretic[
]. It is used in the treatment of manic depression, spasms, stomach aches, chronic diarrhoea and dysentery[
The rot has sedative properties and is used in Korea in the treatment of pleurisy[