Farfugium japonicum ‘Crispatum’

2010

Farfugium japonicum ‘Crispatum’

Highlight Month:


Nativity:

Cultivated variety

Growth Habit:

Farfugium grows in clumps of stems to two and a half feet. In bright light situations, it will produce a tall stem (to three feet) with a cluster of bright yellow “daisy” flowers.

Growing Requirements:

Light to deep shade and regular water.

Features:

The species grows in Japan, Taiwan and Korea. Horticulturists have made many selections for various growth habits. This cultivar has crimped and ruffled leaves in contrast to the very smooth edges of the species.

Where at Lotusland:

In the fern garden.

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