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Fatshedera lizei 'Annameike' ('Anna Mikkels', 'Anne Meike', 'Lemon and
Lime', 'Aureovariegata', 'Maculata')
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|lc: centered greenish-yellow, often a thinnish chimera giving a variety of mottled,
lc: pale yellow, and solid yellow sectors. The centering is often broken,
lc: feathers, on just on side, and/or following the center of the lobe. Some
lc: leaves are merely green washed thinnly in gold with a goodly number of
lc: bright yellow veins. A few will be gold-veined alone. Others combine a
lc: distinct center with these bolder yellow primary and secondary
lc: veins. Some blades just have a little piece of yellow surface chimera and
lc: odd bright veins like something from a horror movie. The number of
lc: combinations are endless and one could never pick a "typical leaf".
lc: It is less bold than most medio-picta type cultivars. Yet this effect gives
lc: it some artistic charm as though hand painted. It is enough to break up
lc: the green leaf theme in shade and get one to notice it. The synonym
lc: 'Lemon and Lime' is not only illegitmate but inaccurate. It would be
lc: more "Lemon and Emerald".
ns: there is some disagreement as to
which of many names is correct,
in California and southeastern US states it is sometimes
used as a
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Aurea' ('Mediopicta')||ns: a listed name, apparently
gold-centered. It certainly could be
ns: 'Anne Mieke'
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Aureomaculata'||lc: mottled yelow|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Aureovariegata' = 'Anne Mieke'|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Lemon and Lime = 'Anne Mieke'|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Maculata' = 'Anne Mieke'||ns: a listed name|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Mediopicta' = Aurea'|
x Fatshedera lizei
'Monstrosa Variegata' ('Variegata Monstrosa', 'Monstrosa')
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|ha: irregularly shrub, less neat than most other
cultivars. Old plants are often a
ha: twisted wall or pyramid of wavy and twisted leaves. The effect is not always
ha: pretty unless good pruning and aesthetic sense are in force. Some plants are
ha: so large one might think they are young variegated sweetgums from a distance!
lc: thinnly white margined with
white overlays or sectors on a light green
ns: we believe that all the 'Monstrosa' clones are variegated, at least in the US
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Pia'||lm: undulate, wavy, curly|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Pia Bont'||ns: a listed name from Europe.|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Pia Variegated' ('Pia Variegata')||lm: undulate, wavy, curled as 'Pia'
lc: variegated, apparently white margined. This is not confirmed.
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Silver Prince'||ns: a listed name|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Silver Prusca'||ns: a listed name. Description needed.|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Variegata'||lc: thinnly margined white, usually
irregularly thick about the margins. It
lc: very rarely a consistant margin around the entire blade. Like Fatsia
lc: japonica 'Variegata' is hardly as uniform or pretty as it's Hedera cousins.
la, ls: the blades are often asymmetrical, oddly lobed, or with rounded lobes
la, ls: as a result of this chimeral activity. It is not highly twisted as 'Monstrosa
la, ls: Variegata'.
id: the photo in Yokoi and Hirose (1978) shows a much
thinner margins than
ns: it should not be confused with Fatsia japonica 'Variegata' which is much more common.
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Variegata Monstrosa' = 'Monstrosa Variegata'|
|x Fatshedera lizei 'Yvonne's Petticoat (2/5)||
ht: 48 in. tall x 48 in wide.
lm: slightly ruffled, undulate margins, often folded in the sinus region, quite showy
lt: mostly 7-lobed
or: Yvonne Pupatti, Marshallberg, NC
so, in: Plant Delights Nursery (Spring Sales Catalog 2005: 46, with color photo), first introduction on record here