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Japanese Fairy Bells
Disporum sessile 'Variegatum'

Family: Colchicaceae
Genus: Disporum (dy-SPOR-um) (Info)
Species: sessile (SES-sile) (Info)
Cultivar: Variegatum

Category:

Perennials

Height:

6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Unknown - Tell us

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Variegated

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Gardeners' Notes:

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RatingContent
Positive

On Jul 17, 2005, SusanDMD from Charlotte, NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

The plant has grown remarkably slow. However, it is a beautiful plant. It is July in North Carolina and the plant is full of purple berries.

Positive

On Sep 7, 2004, MattiN from Nurmijrvi
Finland wrote:

Extremely pretty and so far seems hardy here in southern Finland, but last winter was not cold.

Seems to spread fast - last year it had 1 stem, now 11!

Matti