Aralia spinosaAn unusual, large, coarse-textured, suckering shrub or small to medium tree with huge bi- or tripinnately compound leaves and heavily prickled stems.
Devil's walking stick, Hercules' club
|Habit:||A large broad-rounded large shrub to medium tree with coarse erect stems, suckering to form thickets|
|Size:||10 to 20' high, possibly to 40'|
|Color:||Medium to dark green|
|Texture:||Medium-fine in leaf and coarse in winter|
|Hardiness:||Zone 4b USDA|
|Habitat:||Pennsylvania - Florida - Illinois|