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  Kalopanax septemlobus (Thunb. ex A.Murray) Koidz. image
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Family Araliaceae
Kalopanax septemlobus (Thunb. ex A.Murray) Koidz.
castor aralia
Kalopanax: Greek kalos for "beautiful;" panax for "Panax," another genus in this family
septemlobus: 7-lobed; septem for "7," lobus for lobe
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Status: Introduced - rarely escaped
Plant: perennial, to 80' tree
Flower: 5-parted; blooms Aug.-Sept.
Habitat: moist

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