Boehmeria splitgerbera JP5519
A species from Japan collected by Cedric and Marion Basset. This magnificent foliage plant produces apple-green, embossed leaves with toothed edges and narrow, white, pipe cleaner-like flowers that hang from the stems in autumn. A member of the Urticaceae family that neither stings nor spreads. Height 1.5 metres. Moist but well-drained, humus rich soil in part shade.