False aralia has beautifully textured foliage, with deeply serrated leaflets that start out a copper or burgundy shade and eventually deepened to a rich almost black. Although the plant can grow to 6feet tall it is a slow growing plant.
Light: Medium to bright light but not direct light as this will scorch the delicate leaves. The leaf color is affected by overall light levels—the more light that it gets, the darker the mature leaves will appear.
Water: Keep the soil constantly moist but not soggy, take care not to overwater, allow the surface of the soil to dry out before watering again.
Temperature: False aralia hates to be cold! best kept in temperatures ranging from 18-26 degrees, This plant likes increased humidity to try standing it on a pebble tray filled with water
Feed: False aralia are not heavy feeders, use a complete liquid fertiliser at half strength once a fortnight during the growing season, do not fertilse during the winter.