New England Wild Flower Society

Aralia spinosa

devil's walking stick, Hercules club

Description coming soon

Height: 8-15 ft
Spread: 6-10 ft


Bloom Color: White

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Soil Moisture
Dry
Average
Ecoregion
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(83) Eastern Great Lakes Lowlands
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Songbirds
Attracts Bees
Host Plant
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Ornamental Interest
Summer Bloom
Fall/Winter Fruit
Fall Foliage
Attractive Fall Foliage and/or Ornamental Fruit
Red to Purple Fall Foliage
Tolerance
Compaction Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Deer/Rabbit Resistant
Salt Tolerant
Urban Environment
Additional Attributes
Low Maintenance


North American Distribution