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Commonly known as Castor aralia, Prickly castor oil tree

One of the hardy "tropicals" with leaves like large fatsia or liquidambar.

Genus of one species of deciduous tree from eastern Asian forests.

Further Reading....

  • Deciduous - variably shaped, palmately lobed leaves. Can be hairless or very hairy underneath.
  • Tree - produces white flowers and blue-black fruit.
  • Full sun - or partial shade - likes to be sheltered by other trees and shrubs
  • Additional Features - Good to know - makes a good specimen tree.
  • Pests & Diseases - none.
  • Place of origin - eastern Asia.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil

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KALOPANAX septemlobus

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Commonly known as: Castor aralia, Prickly castor oil tree.
(Pictus) - an architechural tree with broad sycamore-like leaves but with stout prickles all over the stem. Clusters of white flowers in autumn
£40.00 each

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