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Psychotria asiaticaFamily: Rubiaceae
Japanese: リュウキュウアオキ (Ryuukyuu aoki)
I like the spiraling arrangement of flat, elegant leaves on a stem topped with berries that vary from green to yellow to red as they ripen. I wrote that they are less common, but in some areas they are quite plentiful. They always seem to be struggling for sunlight though. . .
Recently renamed from P. rubra.
新版 屋久島の植物 川原勝征,初島住彦(監修),2001：南方新社
米倉浩司・梶田忠 (2003-) 「BG Plants 和名－学名インデックス」（YList），http://ylist.info（ 2016年9月13日）.