Mallet Flower (Schefflera pueckleri 'Variegata')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Tree
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial 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: 12 - 25 feet
Plant Spread: 12 - 25 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Variegated
Fruit: Showy
Other: .50 to 1.50 green drupes.
Fruiting Time: Late summer or early fall
Fall
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: Green
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Uses: Shade Tree
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Monoecious
Conservation status: Least Concern (LC)

Conservation status:
Conservation status: Least Concern
Palm Hammock Orchid Estate nursery

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Nov 27, 2019 3:40 AM 137
anyone know the name? by ravilima Sep 15, 2019 11:32 AM 3
plant ID please by chiyin May 17, 2019 7:11 PM 4
Help identifying house plants by Obliviruss Mar 24, 2019 3:24 PM 5
What is this?? by WillC Dec 14, 2018 1:16 PM 6
New Plants, I dont know what they are. by hibby540 Nov 16, 2018 4:42 PM 7
Show your variegated plants! (or spotted, splashed, etc anything but green!) by Gina1960 Dec 19, 2018 8:38 AM 200
Please help my dying shrubs! by Bheilmannd Sep 8, 2018 9:25 PM 6
What's the name of this plant please? by tilderjones Aug 21, 2018 1:33 PM 9
What kind of plant is this? by justaguest Jun 26, 2018 8:10 AM 3

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