New York Metropolitan Flora

Eleutherococcus pentaphyllus (Siebold & Zucc.) Nakai - Five-leaved Aralia

Non-native

By Steven D. Glenn

Not peer reviewed

Last Modified 01/19/2012

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Common Names

Five-leaved Aralia

General Discussion

This Asian species has been reported in our area. However, the handful of reports are ambiguous regarding their cultivated status. Further research is needed to determine if this species is truly naturalizing.

Nomenclature

Synonyms:

Acanthopanax sieboldianus Makino

Aralia pentaphylla Siebold & Zucc.

Eleutherococcus sieboldianus (Mak.) Koidz.