Bergenia crassifolia (L.) Fritsch, Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 39: 587 1889. (syn: Bergenia bifolia Moench; Bergenia cordifolia (Haw.) Sternb.; Bergenia coreana Nakai; Bergenia crassifolia var. cordifolia (Haw.) Boriss.; Bergenia crassifolia var. pacifica (Kom.) Nekr.; Bergenia crassifolia var. sajanensis Stepanov; Bergenia pacifica Kom.; Geryonia cordifolia Schrank ex Steud.; Geryonia crassifolia (L.) Schrank ex Hoppe; Megasea cordifolia Haw.; Megasea crassifolia (L.) Haw.; Megasea media Haw.; Piarophyla cordifolia Rafin.; Piarophyla elliptica Rafin.; Saxifraga cordifolia Haw.; Saxifraga crassifolia L.; Saxifraga crassifolia var. elliptica Ledeb.; Saxifraga crassifolia var. obovata Ser.; Saxifraga crassifolia var. pauciflora Ser.);        

Kazakhstan, Siberia (N-Siberia, W-Siberia, C-Siberia), China (Xinjiang), North
Korea, Mongolia, Russian Far East, Austria (I), France (I), Slovakia (I),
Croatia (I), Mexico (I), Chatham Isl. (I)
as per Catalogue of Life

 

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Bergenia crassifolia from California-GS08022020-2 : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (2)

Bergenia crassifolia (L.) Fritsch.
Syn: Bergenia cordifolia (Haw.) Sternb.  
Common names:  Heartleaf bergenia, Leather bergenia
Evergreen Perennial herb with leathery spoon-shaped leaves turning bronze in winter.
Photographed from University of California Botanical Garden, April 22, 2019.




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