Optimal Light: Part shade
Light Range: Full sun to part shade
Soil Moisture: Low to medium
Native: No
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Perennial: N/A
Growth Rate: Fast
Mature Height: 10 – 15 ft.
Mature Spread: 6 – 15 ft.
Soil Texture: Sandy, Loam
Soil pH: Slightly acidic, Slightly alkaline
Salt Tolerance: Unknown
Hardiness Zone: 9-11

Dwarf Schefflera, Heptapleurum arboricolum

Also called Umbrella Tree. Has a showy bright red bloom in the summer that turns to dark colored round berries. Can be messy due to very large leaves which shed all year round. Is also used as an indoor potted plant. Freezes at about 29°F.

Island Home Service Sanibel Island

Jürgen Schreyer
Island Home Service

P.O. Box 1050
Sanibel, FL 33957

P: (239) 472-5247