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Chloranthus japonicus - Japanese Chloranthus - Chloranthaceae (The Chloranthus Family)
Chloranthus japonicus - Japanese Chloranthus - Chloranthus japonicus is an unusual and rare shade perennial with cool foliage and feathery white flowers like "electrocuted pipe cleaners".
Chloranthus japonicus - Chloranthus japonicus is an unusual and rare shade perennial with cool foliage and feathery white flowers like "electrocuted pipe cleaners".


 
11cm
Price: $17.99
Zone Hardiness: 5-8
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun
Height: 12-24"
Width: 12-24"
Flower Colour: White/Cream

Stock Status:In Stock
Availability: Available this season. Most plants ready to ship in mid to late spring.
Product Code: 8804
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Description Fine Print
 
Chloranthus japonicus is an unusual and rare shade perennial that emerges in early spring with warm burgundy stems with a whorl of four mid green, textured, slightly shiny, serrated leaves each about 3-5 inches long topped with a short spike of feathery white flowers that Tony Avent describes as resembling an "electrocuted pipe cleaner". How can you resist? Clumps grow to about 16 inches high and wide. Average to moist soils in part sun to part shade.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
  • Flowering Time: Spring
  • Fragrant: Yes
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts:
  • Habitat: Forests especially in shaded, wet places along streamsides from 100-2300 metres.
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan, Asia and the Pacific - North Central and Eastern Asia
  • BC Native: No

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