Zones: 3 to 8
Size: To 10' tall and wide
Growth Rate: Fast
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Large compound leaves, bright green, alternate. Flowers in umbels to 18" diameter in summer, white, followed by small, black drupes. Looks like a deciduous shrub but dies back to ground level each winter. Shelter from wind to protect the large leaves.
Published in Fl. Jap. (Thunberg) 127 in 1784.
Native to China, Japan and Korea.