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Common Name: False Aralia

Species Name: Schefflera elegantissima

Family Name: Araliaceae





Plant Facts  
Origin New Caledonia
Sun Preference Partial
Susceptibility Leaf spot, root rot, spider mites, scale and mealybugs



ID Characteristics

  • Leaf and Stem Characteristics
    • Plant Height: 3-foot diameter, 5-foot height
    • Leaves: Palmately compound, with 7-11 linear-lanceolate, toothed leaflets; leaflets are reddish-brown with a lighter midrib



USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 10
Notes Most commonly used as a single specimen


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