Friendly name: Sh. Lancifolia

Shibataea lancifolia

Maximum Height: 7'
Maximum Diameter: 1/4"
Minimum Temperature: -5° F
Does best in 1/2 day sun.
Spreading: Moderate
ID: Grif 13939

Shibataea lancifolia

Leaves are longer and narrower than on others of the genus. A good ornamental plant for a shady site.

Shibataea lancifolia (Zone 7)
Shibataea lancifolia
Shibataea lancifolia...
First year
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Second year
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Third year
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Fourth year
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Fifth year
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Shibataea lancifolia

Botanical Latin is essentially a written language .... How they are pronounced really matters little provided they sound pleasant and are understood by all concerned...
W.T. Stearn an authority on Botanical Latin

Name Botanical Alternate Meaning
Shibataea she-BAT-uh-e-uh    
lancifolia lance-eye-FOL-ee-uh   Lance-shaped leaves 

Shibataea lancifolia
Edible shoots Too small Hedge Good
House 2 hours min. sun Wood quality Too small
Container Good Crafts Good
Screen Good Ornamental Excellent
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