Fatsia japonica 'Variegata'

Variegated Japanese Aralia

Evergreen Shrub

The bold foliage of the variegated Japanese aralia lends an exotic flair and because it's evergreen, provides great year-round structure. The leaves are splashed with white and brighten up a shady spot in your garden.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Full Shade, Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Open Shade

Water Needs: Average, Low


Size: 48 - 96 tall x 48 - 96 wide
Shape / Form: Rounded
Foliage Texture: Bold
Foliage Quality: Bold

Features: Attracts Bees, Attracts Birds, Attractive Foliage, Winter Interest

Foliage Color: Variegated, Ivory / Cream
Leaf Shape: Palm-shaped

Flower Color: Ivory / Cream
Bloom Season: Winter
Flower Shape: Panicle

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Courtyard / Urban Garden
Wildlife: Bees, Birds

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall, Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos