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Aralia cordata 'Sun King'

Here's a must have plant for anyone who is looking for a hardy bold foliar presence which is deer resistant and isn't a Hosta. Aralia 'Sun King' forms a 4' x 4' plant with brilliant gold compound leaves. When grown in partial shade the foliage the foliage mellows more to chartreuse. White flowers are born in mid-late summer followed by curious black fruit.
Array Aralia
Common Name Spikenard
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements Part Sun, Full Sun
Seasonal Interest Spring, Summer, Fall
Season of Blooming Summer, Fall
Use Bed, Specimen, Ornamental, Container, Massing
Special Attributes Pollinator Friendly, Butterfly Attracting, Deer Resistant, Cold Hardy, Easy Care, Foliage Interest
Color Black, Chartreuse, Cream, Gold Variegated, White, Yellow