Milky Way Cast Iron Plant

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Aspidistra elatior 'Milky Way'

Milky Way is an evergreen rhizmatous perennial maturing at about 2' tall with a 3' spread. It has long, strap-like leaves with pale yellow stippling.

Will withstand most forms of neglect. A great container plant for a mostly shady area.

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Photos Courtesy of Toms Creek Nursery in Denton, North Carolina and Our Growing Friends at Casey Nursery in Goldsboro, NC

Ornamental Characteristics
Category Perennials, herbaceous
Foliage Type Evergreen
Height 18"
Spread 18"
Shape Clump-forming
Primary foliage Color Green (variegated)
Seasonal foliage Color Green (variegated)
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Creamy white w/purple center
Prized for Foliage Yes, very much so
Environmental Characteristics
Growth Rate Moderate
Sun Preferences Full or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences Average: ensure planting area provides adequate drainage