Japanese Aralia (Fatsia japonica)

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Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 8a -12.2 °C (10 °F) to -9.4 °C (15 °F)
Plant Height: 6-12 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
2"-3"
Flower Time: Fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Cuttings: Tip
Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots

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Fatsia Dying by Geauxgarden1979 Sep 23, 2019 2:45 PM 4
Show your pretty variegated foliage! by plantladylin Nov 27, 2019 3:40 AM 137
What's this on my fatsia? by Aphria Oct 9, 2019 7:45 AM 7
Have no idea what this is!! by brightorchid Sep 18, 2019 8:59 AM 4
plant with very big leaves by elforestero Aug 26, 2019 6:56 PM 9
Volunteer Plant ID please by Peggy8b Aug 14, 2019 5:07 PM 5
Which type of Aralia is this? by LeafyBean789 Jul 20, 2019 6:28 PM 5
What is this plant/tree?? by dilligaf76 Jun 2, 2019 9:47 AM 2
Plant ID and Safety for pets by ShayRoeper Jun 1, 2019 5:53 PM 5
Can someone tell me what this is? by gchoi711 Mar 12, 2019 3:44 PM 4

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