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Aralia elata

Our Ref No : 17708
2 Ltr
6 in stock
3 Ltr
10 in stock
Aralia elata, commonly known as Japanese angelica tree or Devil's walking stick, is an impressive architectural shrub that adds a striking focal point to any garden. Its tall spiny stems are adorned with handsome large pinnate leaves and complemented by abundant sprays of white flowers. With a height of around 3 meters, it commands attention in the landscape.This vigorous shrub thrives in a variety of conditions, tolerating both sunny and semi-shaded sites. It's adaptable to different soil types but prefers well-drained soil. Aralia elata is a suckering shrub, meaning it spreads via underground stems, so it's best to give it some space to grow.While it has no specific dislikes, it's important to note that the spiny stems can be a challenge to handle during pruning or maintenance. However, its unique architectural form makes it well worth the effort. Aralia elata associates well with a variety of plants, particularly those with contrasting foliage or textures, adding interest and depth to mixed borders or woodland gardens.
Common NameAngelica tree
Approx Height (10 yrs.)180 cm+ (72"+)
Soil TypeAll
Soil pHAcid, Neutral, Alkaline
AspectSun, Semi Shade
Flowering TimeSummer
Bird FriendlyBird Friendly
Flower ColourCream
Plant TypeShrubs
An architectural shrub for a focal point in the garden. Tall spiny stems crowned by handsome large pinnate leaves complimented by good sprays of white flowers. 3m. A vigorous suckering shrub that will grow in both sunny and semi shaded sites.

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