Aralia racemosa
(spikenard)
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Category: Herbaceous Plants

Height: 36 – 60 inches


Spread:  36 inches


Location: Sides


Native Status: NE


Comments & Cautions:
slowly spreads by underground rhizomes; highly organic soil beneficial


Recommended For:

  • Bioretention and Rain Gardens

This plant prefers that the level of moisture in your soil be: Moist or Average

This plant prefers Loam soil.

The plant DOES NOT have a salt tolerance.


Bloom and Interest Season:

Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

Plant Form

Large, spreading

Foliage

compound leaves, bold texture

Flowers

large white plumes in July-August followed by clusters of dark purple fruit

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