Article from Bean's Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles
Recommended citation 'Oplopanax' from the website Trees and Shrubs Online (treesandshrubsonline.org/articles/oplopanax/). Accessed 2023-09-26.
The bold foliage of Oplopanax horridus can be used to great effect in a large garden. Here at Dawyck Botanic Garden, UK, it contrasts with a form of Rhododendron campanulatum and the fern Blechnum penna-marina (far left). October 2021. Image Tom Christian.
A genus of three closely related very prickly deciduous shrubs, with simple, lobed leaves, natives of western N. America and N.E. Asia.