Bristly Sarsaparilla (Aralia hispida)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Dry
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Plant Height: 1-4 feet
Fruit: Showy
Other: 1/4 inch purplish-black berries.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Suitable Locations: Xeriscapic
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Pollinators: Various insects
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil
Dioecious

credit: John Cameron

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