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Fatsia Japonica - Fig Leafed Palm

Fatsia Japonica - Fig Leafed Palm

Type Shrub, Evergreen
Size Large Border (1 to 3m height)
Form Rounded - Bush
Colours Dark green Foliage, Cream Flowers (Autumn)
Care Low/easy maintenance
Hardiness Frost hardy
Growth Fast growing

This upright evergreen shrub is much loved for large waxy cut leaves. Apart from its jungle like exotic form, Fatsia also produces white waxy blooms in autumn. An excellent specimen for shady town gardens, containerised or in a bed. 2m tall x 3m.

Cultivation tips: Preferring a sheltered location away from cold winds and heavy frosts; Fatsia will flourish in sun or shade. Prune out damaged / dead wood in spring - trim to shape, but avoid over pruning.
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