Laportea bulbifera 'Les Avettes'
An unusual and attractive Japanese selection of the species with toothed, variegated, white and green leaves. As its name suggests, it produces bulbils in the leaf axils in autumn. These bulbils later fall to the ground and grow into new plants. A member of the Urticaceae family. Height 50 to 150cm. Moist but well-drained, humus rich soil in part to full shade.