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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.


Commonly known as Angelica tree

Genus of about 40 species of deciduous and evergreen trees and shrubs and rhizomatous perennials.

They originate in southern and eastern Asia, Malaysia, and North, Central and South America.

Trees and shrubs are vigorous growers and are suitable for shady areas in large gardens, adding an exotic look.

Young shoots feature in Asian cuisine and the black berries are favoured by birds which could result in the species becoming invasive.

Bees and flies are also attracted to the flowers.

  • Deciduous - and evergreen shrubs, trees, rhizomatous perennials
  • Partial shade - open or partially shaded site. Shelter from winds which damage leaves.
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - good for shady borders and woodland.
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids
  • Place of origin - southern and eastern Asia, Malayasia, North, Central and South America.
  • Resistant to honey fungus - These plants have little or few problems with honey fungus.
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - humus rich.

Buy Varieties of ARALIA

ARALIA elata

ARALIA elata  >

Commonly known as: Japanese angelica tree.
An architectural plant with white flowers and spiny erect stems
£17.50 each
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Available Early Spring 2021 - Should be available March/April onwards depending on growing conditions.

ARALIA elata 'Aureovariegata'  AWARD

ARALIA elata 'Aureovariegata'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese angelica tree.
Very rare form with yellow variegated leaves
£90.00 each

ARALIA elata 'Variegata'  AWARD

ARALIA elata 'Variegata'  >

Commonly known as: Japanese angelica tree.
Rare form with silver variegated leaves
£90.00 each

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