EPPO Global Database

Aster ovatus(ASTAO)

Overview
Last modification: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO code: ASTAO
  • Preferred name: Aster ovatus
  • Authority: (Franchet & Savatier) Ito & Soejima

Notes

Japan (Honshu, Shikoku, Kyushu). The wild plant is "nokongiku", while cultivated forms are known as just "kongiku"


Other scientific names
Name Authority
Aster ageratoides subsp. ovatus (Franchet & Savatier) Kitamura
Aster ageratoides var. ovatus (Franchet & Savatier) Nakai

Common names
Name Language
コンギク Japanese
ノコンギク Japanese
kongiku Japanese
nokongiku Japanese