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Acanthopanax sieboldianus Variegatus

Variegated Aralia

Glossy, green leaves with irregular, cream-coloured margins are sometimes completely creamy-yellow. An upright, thorny shrub useful for a summer foliage plant and tolerant of unfavourable conditions.

  • »  Reclassified as Eleutherococcus sieboldianus 'Variegata'
  • »  Glossy green leaves with irregular creamy margins are prickly on the undersides
  • »  Clusters of greenish-white flowers are insignificant
  • »  Flowers will produce small black berries
  • »  Upright thorny shrub
  • »  Bloom Time: May to June

3gal
$41.44
  • Category:Shrubs
  • Hardiness Zone:4
  • Height:125-150 cm
  • Spread:125-150 cm
  • Bloom Color: White
Exposure
Full Shade
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Growth Rate
Medium
Critter
Deer Resistant
Attributes
Deciduous
Drought Tolerant
Flowering Time
Spring
Habit
Oval
Upright
Foliage Color
Green
Variegated
White
Landscape uses
Hedge
Screening (privacy)
Specimen
Planting instructions
Container Plants
Growing & Maintenance Tips for Acanthopanax sieboldianus 'Variegatus'

This shade-tolerant plant easily adapts to poor soils, withstands urban air pollution and windy conditions. It is not as drought- or as sun-tolerant as its parent plant. Plant for its colourful summer foliage.