Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

Due to very high order volumes, there is an order limiting system in place at present. Please be aware that courier deliveries can be delayed, due to high volumes.

ARALIA cordata

Commonly known as Japanese spikenard

White flowers in large umbels. Pinnate green leaves

 

  • Deciduous - alternate, 2-or 3-pinnate leaves to 15cm (6in) long with ovate leaflets to 45cm (18in) long
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2m (6½ft)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - upright, rhizomatous perennial. Produces small flowers in panicle-like, to 1m (39in) long followed by spherical, black fruits compound umbels
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Very hardy - Hardy in the severest continental climates including exposed upland locations in the UK. Plant can withstand temperatures < -20 (-4°F)
  • Full sun - shelter from strong winds
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Architectural interest -
  • Good to know - cut to ground after fruiting in autumn
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids
  • Place of origin - China, Japan, Korea
  • Flower Shape - Spikes -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf form - Bipinnate - see photos above
  • Leaf margin - Serrulate - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Ovate - see photos above
  • Seasonal Interest - Summer -
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile. Humus-rich
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
2m (6½ft)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Average Person
  2m (6½ft)
 

Useful extras...

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2021 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2021      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.