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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. 

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