Scientific Name: Fatsia japonica Form: Round, Vase
Common Name:fatsiaTexture:Very coarse
Family Name:AraliaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright, Spreading
Plant Type: Broadleaf evergreen, Indoor foliage plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):3 - 5m x 3 - 4m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 8a: (-12 to -9.5 C)
Leaves: Simple, Lobed, Alternate, Spiraled, Leathery, Heavily veined, Palmate venation, Glabrous, Lustrous, Elliptic, Oblong, Other, Cleft (parted), Serrulate, Sinuate, Undulate (wavy)
Flowers: Umbel, White, Oct- Nov- Dec
Fruit: Berry (true), Black, Apr- May- Jun
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade, Deep shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Accent plant, Indoor plant, Mixed shrub border, Specimen plant, Winter interest
Key ID Features:Large evergreen shrub; leaves alternate, very large, leathery, lustrous dark green, serrate, and palmate with 7-9 very deep lobes.