Japanese Angelica Tree

Japanese Angelica Tree

Japanese Angelica Tree Facts

Specific Name:   Aralia elata
Hardiness Zones:   3 to 8
Growth_Rate:   Rapid
Site Requirements:   Sun to partial shade; range of soil types but prefers moist, well drained soil
Texture:   Medium
Form:   Irregular to spreading; often multistemmed
Height:   20 to 40'
Weight:   15 to 30'
Leaf:   3 to 5.5" compound leaves; yellow to reddish purple fall color
Flower/Fruit:   12 to 18" white flowers in August; purple fruit
Comments:    Spreads by suckers; large spines on stems
Habit:   Deciduous
Cultivars:   Variegata