Fatsia japonica (FAT-si-ah jah-PON-ih-kah)
Height 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.