The foliage is occasionally used fresh or cooked in Japanese cuisine. It was also used as an herbal remedy in Classical Japan. It contains Quercetin which has been shown to have anti-cancer activity in vitro.

Saxifragaceae ユキノシタ科 | Saxifraga ユキノシタ属
Binomial name: Saxifraga stolonifera ユキノシタ
common name: Strawberry Begonia, Strawberry Geranium, Roving Sailor, ユキノシタ



flower – sprinkle salt on blossom and keep in a jar. Make tea or steam to eat.
leaf tempera


beefsteak geranium