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Octopus Tree (Schefflera actinophylla)

Schefflera Actinophylla, or more commonly know as Octopus Tree, is a tree of the genus Schefflera. Its duration is perennial which means it will grow year after year. Schefflera Actinophylla or Octopus Tree's floral region is North America US Lower 48, Hawaii, Puerto Rico and The Virgin Islands

  • Category: Dicot
  • Genus: Schefflera
  • Family: Araliaceae
  • Order: Apiales
  • Class: Magnoliopsida
  • Division: Magnoliophyta
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Growth Habit: Tree
  • Native Status: L48 (I) HI (I) PR (I) VI (I)
  • PLANTS Invasive Status: FLEPPC HEAR
  • National Wetland Indicator Status: UPL NI
  • Regional Wetland Indicator Status: 2(NI) C(NI*) H(UPL)




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