PlantsSchefflera→Dwarf Umbrella Tree (Schefflera arboricola 'Trinette')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 6 to 8 feet
Plant Spread: 4 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Windbreak or Hedge
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Epiphytic


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Plant Events from our members
skylark On January 21, 2014 Obtained plant
took cuttings to root in water.
hlutzow On September 18, 2019 Obtained plant
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Variegated Arboricola is out of control by JulieinFlorida Feb 28, 2021 9:21 AM 8
Schefflera dying by Plantniha Dec 23, 2020 12:38 PM 2
trinette schefflera arboricola bacterial leaf spots by nzdr7676 Dec 21, 2020 8:06 PM 2
What are these two plants? by Dkessler May 3, 2020 4:13 PM 12
Identification Help Please by SpaceCam Feb 16, 2020 1:46 PM 5
Plant ID and help please by rm21 Feb 6, 2020 3:50 PM 2
Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Nov 27, 2019 3:40 AM 137
House plant by emmawade5171 Mar 31, 2019 5:41 PM 3
New to Houseplants help! by Klmm1224 Aug 22, 2018 6:36 PM 6
What's the name of this plant please? by tilderjones Aug 21, 2018 1:33 PM 9

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