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Japanese Garden Plants
This is where to find details on plants. We don't have a lot of images, but we'll be providing articles and details as we are able. If you have materials to contribute or gaps to fill in, please let us know.

Japanese Name:hagi 
English Name:Bush Clover 
Latin Name:Lespedeza bicolor var japonica 
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Sub Type:DECIDUOUS 
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Height:1-2 m 
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Last Updated:5/12/2000 
Details:inside gate; fertile soil; shady site; fast-growing; deep roots; easy to transplant; pale purple and white flower in October
One of the 7 herbs of autumn, aki-no-nanakusa. These plants often represent the melancholy of autumn and all appeared in the Manyoshu, an poetry anthology dating from 759. 




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