Fatsia japonica (Thunb.) Decne. & Planch.

Japanese Fatsia

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Family: Araliaceae

Genus: Fatsia

Category: Shrub - Evergreen

Zones: 8 to 10

Size: To 16' tall and wide (often smaller)

Growth Rate: Moderate

Exposure: Part Shade, Shade

Description: 

Palmate lobed glossy green leaves to 16" wide. White flowers in umbels in autumn. Grown as a houseplant in cooler zones.

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History: 

Published in Rev. Hort. (Paris) 4: 3: 105 in 1854.

Basionym Aralia japonica Thunb.


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