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Diphylleia grayi
Common Name: Asian Umbrella Leaf Family: Berberidaceae (The Barberry Family)

Diphylleia grayi
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This Japanese woodland perennial has big umbrella-like leaves and is related to Podophyllum, the mayapples. It has pretty white flowers that bloom above the leaves followed by blue fruit. Best in cool, rich, moist humusy soil, medium to heavy shade. Rare.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Woods in high mountains.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-8  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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