Farfugium japonicum 'Aureomaculata'
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Common Name:
Leopard Plant
   
Ornamental Features:
Glossy green leaves with yellow spots 6 to 10 inches across. Attractive yellow flower clusters rise above the foliage.
   
Habit and Growth Rate:
A dense clump with upright arching foliage. Grows 1 to 2 feet tall.
   
Landscape Value:
Use beside pools or bogs. Excellent plant to use as a mass in front of a tall bed or in the back of a small bed. Use also as a specimen or in a large container with other plants.
   
Hardiness:
Zone 7-9
   
Culture:
Requires moist soil and shade.
   
Pot Size & Finish Time:
Quart (8 to 10 weeks), 1 gallon (14 to 16 weeks).
   
Propagation Methods:
Tissue culture and division.
   
Pest/Disease Problems:
Spider mites, aphids, leaf spot, and slugs
   
More Information:
Glossy green leaves with more yellow spots than 'Crested Leopard' and 'Kagami Jishi'; 6 to 10 inches. Attractive yellow flower clusters that rise above the foliage.