The Rice-Paper-Plant (Tetrapanax papyrifer) can reach a height of 5 meters, its leaves can reach diameters of 75 centimeters. It belongs to the Araliaceae family and is related to the Common Ivy.
Popular name(s): Rice-Paper-Plant
Botanical name: Tetrapanax papyrifer
Origin: East Asia (China, Japan, Taiwan) (distribution map)
Height: 3 to 5 meters
USDA zone: 8 (19.4 °F/-7 °C)
Categories: Shrubs & Trees |