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Farfugium japonicum 'Crispatum'
Common Name: Parsley Ligularia Family: Asteraceae (The Aster Family)

Farfugium japonicum 'Crispatum'
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Gray-green undulating leaves look kind of like parsley crossed with seaweed. Yellow flower clusters above the foliage in fall. Forms a dense clump with upright arching foliage to one to two feet tall. Use beside pools or bogs. Excellent plant to use as a mass in front of a tall bed or in the back of a small bed. Use also as a specimen or in a large container with other plants.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Rocky coastal cliffs in Japan, Korea and Taiwan.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourYellow 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourBluish Green 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone7-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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