9 years to reach maturity
This plant has a mild fragrance
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Polyscias scutellaria is an evergreen shrub or small tree species with attractive pinnately divided foliage. Part of the Araliaceae family, it originates from tropical climates in the Pacific. The leaves are alternate or spirally arranged on stems and tend to be clustered at the tips of branches. Flowers are small, delicate and white, they lead onto small purple-black berry fruits.