aspidistra – cast iron plant
some members of the aspidistra genus are known as cast iron plant. this name is based on the ability to withstand abuse and neglect. especially a. elatior can tolerate poor conditions such as low light or dust. but it’s doing better with a bit of care – if you like to have a beautiful and healthy plant.
aspidistra elatior (cast iron plant)
* in germany we call the members of this genus „schusterpalmen“.