Category: Shrub - Evergreen
Zones: 7b to 10
Size: To 7' tall and wide
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Diebacks in zone 7 but shrub in zone 8 and higher. Large leaves, coarse, deeply divided. Spreads by rhizomes, mercilessly.
Published in Wochenschr. Gärtnerei Pflanzenk. 2: 371 in 1859.
Native to Japan and Taiwan.
Basionym Aralia papyrifera Hook.