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Kinugasa (Paris) japonica
Common Name: Kinugasaso, Japanese canopy plant Family: Trilliaceae (The Trillium Family)

Kinugasa (Paris) japonica

This is one of the most rare perennial from Japan. It is aTrillium relative with particular appeal for collectors who love unusual woodlanders. It has quiet yet beautiful flowers on a trillium-like plant. The stem is circled by a single whorl for four to seven mid-green leaves which is echoed by the flower with its own whorl of white bracts subtending threadlike white petals, golden stamens.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Humus-rich soils in woodlands

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourGreen 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourYellow 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSpring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposurePart Shade Sun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone8-11  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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