A new locality of Diphylleia grayi Fr.Schm. (Berberidaceae) and Physaliastrum savatieri (Makino)Makino (Solanaceae) in Hiroshima Prefecture.

Yukio Yoshino and Tetsuya Sera

Diphylleia grayi Fr.Schm. which is a perennial herb had been known in northeast area in Hiroshima Prefecture. It was recently found on a headstream of Ohta River in Yoshiwa area, northwestern part of Hiroshima Prefecture. The new locality would be the western-most distribution of this species.
Physaliastrum savatieri (Makino) Makino was found in the same area and this is new record of the species in Hiroshima Prefecture.