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botanical name:
Aralia elata
Aralia elata © Deeproot Plant Base
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common name:  Japanese Angelica Tree
synonyms:  Aralia chinensis
family:  Araliaceae
characteristics: tree
height: 10.00m
width: 10.00m
growth rate: fast
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: green
flower colour: white
fruit colour: black
main season: All Year
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, clay soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -15°C
USDA zone: 7 to 10
Small tree or often grown as a large suckering shrub. Large bipinnate leaves and very thorny stems. Produces generous panicles of small white flowers in late summer and autumn. Dramatic, architectural appearance.

Reasonably fertile, humus-rich, moist soil in sun or part shade. best in a position with shelter from strong winds, which can damage the foliage.
Remove suckers as required.

From seed or by separation of rooted suckers.

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