Hawaiian Schefflera Plant – Capella

Schefflera arboricola
Arboricola

An Arboricola, or Hawaiian Schefflera Plant, originally came from Taiwan and when grown as an outdoor plant, it even flowers. Hawaiian Scheffleras plants can be as large as 8ft specimen trees and may even have beautiful braided trunks. A Hawaiian Schefflera plant can also be as small as 5″ and be used in a dish garden. Schefflera plants are great table or floor plants for home or office as well as excellent plants if you want to try your hand at creating a bonsaiBonsai is an artistic method of growing plants and trees in small containers; the technique originated in Asia hundreds of years ago. Bonsai literally means tray planting. The object is to create an artistic combination of plant and container so that the shape, color, and texture of each complement the other. Of all the thousands of varieties of plants and trees, very few can be used successfully as a Bonsai. plant. Hawaiian Scheffleras are full upright houseplants with masses of small shiny leathery leaves. The Hawaiian Schefflera Capella has gold and green leaves while the Hawaiian Schefflera Trinette has white and green leaves.