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Fatsia japonica


Order: Apiales
   Family: Araliaceae
            Genus: Fatsia
                        Specie: Fatsia japonica

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 6-12 ft (1.8-3.4 m)

Cultivation: Moist well-drained soil in part-shade or shade

Features: Large glossy green leaves; creamy white flowers

Uses: Shaded sites Shrub borders Courtyards Containers

Zones: 8?11

Description: Native to South Korea and Japan, this species grows to a height and spread of 6?12 ft (1.8?3.5 m). It spreads by suckering. The leaves have 7 to 11 lobes, are dark green and glossy, mostly toothed and palmate, up to 16 in (40 cm) across. The creamy white

Growth Habit: Suckering from the base, producing many stems

Comments: Cultivars available

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