Botanical name: Tetrapanax papyrifer
Other names: Rice paper plant, Aralia papyrifer, Fatsia papyrifer
Species: T. papyrifer - T. papyrifer is a tender, evergreen shrub with large, mid-green leaves that are deeply lobed. In late summer, it bears large sprays of small, cream flowers, followed by black berries in autumn or winter.
Tetrapanax papyrifer is: Evergreen
Flower: Cream in Summer
Foliage: Mid-green in All seasons
Habit: Rounded, Suckering
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Propagation methods: Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Tetrapanax papyrifer (Rice paper plant) will reach a height of 5m and a spread of 5m after 10-20 years.
Suggested uses: Architectural, City, Conservatory, Containers, Foliage only, Greenhouse
Cultivation: Plant in moist but well-drained soil in full sun or part shade in a sheltered, frost-free position.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Full Sun, Partial Shade
Aspect: South, East, West
Hardiness: Indoor unheated (H2), Tender in frost (H3)
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