Scientific Name: Eleutherococcus sieboldianus Form:
Common Name:fire leaf aralia Texture:
Family Name:AraliaceaeHabit:
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):2 - 3m x 2 - 3m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 5: (-29 to -23 C)
Leaves: Compound, Alternate, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Obovate, Dentate
Flowers: Umbel, White, Green, May- Jun
Fruit: Berry (true), Dark-red, Black, Aug- Jul
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Key ID Features:Leaves palmately compound (reminiscent of Virginia creeper), with a single spiny stipule at most nodes, umbels of small inconspicuous greenish-white florets in spring, berries on pollinated female plants dark-red ripening black.