- Common Name(s):
- Japanese anise tree
- Pink Stars, Variegata
Does not sucker to form colonies. This plant is particularly resistant to damage by deer.
- 6-10 ft.
- Alternate, simple, lustrous, dark green leaves; 2-4 in. long; margins have a wavy texture
- 1-2 in. greenish yellow to white flowers in spring; not fragrant
- Partial shade; moist, well-drained, organically enriched soil
- Dense, medium to broad pyramidal, columnar shrub or small tree
- 4-6 ft.
NCCES plant id: 1595