Genus Ardisia

One species, Ardisia japonica is one of the 50 fundamental herbs in traditional Chinese medicine.

Species in the genus Ardisia of plants


Ardisia jefeana - Ardisia jefeana is a species of plant in the Myrsinaceae family. It is endemic to Panama. It is threatened by habitat loss.


Ardisia koupensis - In 1979 a single specimen of Ardisia koupensis was collected from the western slopes of Mount Kupe, just above Mbule. Since then, two other locations have been found on the mountain above Kupe village. The plant, which grows in the understorey of mid-altitude to submontane closed canopy forest, was on the 2010 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species, classified as Endangered.