Fatsia japonica

Botanical Name: Fatsia japonica

Phonetic: Fat-SEE-uh juh-PON-ih-kuh

Common Name(s): Japanese Aralia

Family: Araliaceae
Origin: Japan
Plant Type: Broadleaf shrub/small tree
Persistence: Evergreen

Leaf Type: Palmately lobed
Number of Leaflets:
Leaf Color: Glossy dark green
Fall Color: –
Bloom Season: Fall
Flower Color(s): Small creamy flowers

Exposure: Part shade to full shade
USDA: 8-10
Climate Zone(s): 
Growth Rate:               
Height: 6-16 Feet
Spread: 6-16 Feet
Hydrozone: Medium
Pest/Diseases: No serious problems, aphids, mealybugs, scale, thrips, spider mites, root rot
Soil: Humusy potting mix

Features: Attractive foliage plant, black berries
Uses: Houseplant

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