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Japanese Angelica Aralia elata 'Aureovariegata'

Description

Grafted; remove suckers that develop from the rootstock

 

Form: a few main, unbranched stems with large spines

This plant prefers cool, moist, fertile soil but tolerates a range of soil types.

Cultivars:
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Cultivars:
Tags:
#purple#white#sun#deciduous#full sun#partial shade#summer#cream#white flowers#summer flowers#cream flower#cream flowers#purple fruit
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Aralia
    Species:
    elata
    Recommended Propagation Strategy:
    Grafting
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    range of soil types, including clay
    Dimensions:
    Height: 12 ft. 0 in. - 15 ft. 0 in.
    Width: 6 ft. 0 in. - 10 ft. 0 in.
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Shrub
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Habit/Form:
    Oval
    Rounded
    Texture:
    Coarse
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Texture:
    Clay
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Purple/Lavender
    Fruit Description:
    purple, globose fruit
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Cream/Tan
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Panicle
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    This plant has creamy-white flowers on large terminal panicles in late summer.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    Leaf Type:
    Compound (Pinnately , Bipinnately, Palmately)
    Leaf Arrangement:
    Alternate
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Length:
    > 6 inches
    Leaf Width:
    3-6 inches
    Leaf Description:
    This plant has alternate, bipinnately compound leaves that are 16 to 32 in. long. The gray-green leaflets are 3 to 3.5 in. wide with broad irregular yellow-gold margins.
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No