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Asarum kumageanum or Heterotropa kumageanaFamily: Aristolochiaceae
Japanese: クワイバカンアオイ (Kuwaiba kan-aoi)
Yakushima is home to (at least) two species of Asarum. The leaves may be solid or varigated. The flowers are hard to find and are often hidden by fallen leaves and twigs.
新版 屋久島の植物 川原勝征,初島住彦(監修),2001：南方新社
Prof. Summer's Web Garden 2012: http://www7a.biglobe.ne.jp/~flower_world/