Fatsia japonica                                                                          

FAT-si-ah jah-PON-ih-kah   
Ht. 4’-6’ Spread 4’-6’                                            
Spacing: 30-36”
Evergreen – Shade

HABIT:           Single stem, large tropical-looking leaves, rounded overall shape. Native to Japan.

CULTURE:      Needs well-prepared bed, good drainage and protection from freezing weather.

USES:            Shade gardens, Oriental gardens, tropical effects, and coarse texture.

PROBLEMS:   Aphids on new growth and freeze damage. Severe winter can kill this plant.

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