Aspidistra elatior (Cast Iron Plant)
Aspidistra elatior (Cast Iron Plant)
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Aspidistra elatior

Cast Iron Plant

Plant Type: Ground Cover

Great choice for shady areas.  Clumping plant can add interesting texture to a planting

  • Thrives in deep shade
  • Spreads by underground rhizomes
  • Ideal as ground cover

Size Plant SKU Size      
#02 21-24" HT   Please Login for Ordering

Mature Height:

2-3 ft

Mature Spread:

1-2 ft

Zone:

7-11

Aspidistra elatior Characteristics & Attributes:

Part Shade
Shade
Average Water
Well-Drained
Ground Cover
Low Maintenance
Great Foliage
Evergreen
Mass Planting
Drought Tolerant
Landscape Characteristics
Foliage Color
Specialty Use
Woodland Garden
Classification by Use
Mass Planting
Groundcover
Habit
Clumping
Spreading
Upright
Foliage
Evergreen
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Summer
Spring
Growth Rate
Moderate
Foliage Color
Green
Attributes
Edging
Naturalizing
Specimen
Border or Bed