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Helwingia japonica [male] (Japanese helwingia with female flowers, hana ikada osu)

¥1,300 (incl. tax)

A deciduous shrub that belongs to the order Aquifoliales.

The plant’s Japanese name, hana ikada (meaning “flowers on a raft”), derives from how its flowers grow from the center of the leaves, which is likened to a person standing on a raft.

  • Easy to Grow★★★★★
  • Height at DeliveryAbout 20-30 cm
  • Scientific NameHelwingia japonica
  • FamilyCornaceae
  • Common NamesJapanese helwingia with male flowers, hana ikada osu, yome no namida
  • Flower ColorsWhite and yellow-green
  • Flowering PeriodApril to May
  • Sun ExposureFull sun to partial shade
  • WaterDaily and in abundance
When you purchase wildflowers, flower pots and moss are available as additional options.