Fatsia has huge, foot-wide, palmate (like a hand), dark green, evergreen leaves that are the principal attraction of this shrub. Flowering usually occurs in October with tiny creamy-white flowers held in spherical clusters. They are followed by fleshy black fruit.
Common Name: Japanese Fatsia
Family: Araliaceae (The Aralia Family)
Zone Hardiness: 8-11
Light: Full Shade, Part Shade, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour:
Bloom Time: Late Fall
Soil Moisture: Moist, Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: In the understorey of evergreen forests.
Award: GPP, AGM
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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