Japanese Fatsia grows well even in shadow area and the height is about 3m (10 feet). It is not difficult to grow in your yard. And Japanese Fatsia is also good as an indoor plant because this plant is ever green and have good looking large leaves.
We call this plant as 八手(Yatsude). 手 means palm. Their leaves look like big palms so we call them like this.
The meaning (language of flower) of Japanese Fatsia is health.