False Castor Oil Plant
Fatsia japonica is an evergreen shrub with large, distinctive, leathery leaves which are palmately lobed. This plant resides in the Araliaceae family and it produces spherical white flowers in dense clusters. It has a spreading habit and is commonly grown as a garden ornamental, particularly suitable for shaded areas.
Generally not harvested.
Take greenwood cuttings in summer.
Japan, South Korea
Full Sun, Partial Shade, Partial Sun
Soil PH preference
Neutral, Acid, Alkaline
This low maintenance plant suits being used to provide architectural interest in urban courtyard spaces and sheltered flower borders in cottage style gardens.
Generally disease free.