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Polygonatum species /Solomon Seal

Polygonatum species  / Polygonatum species
Variegated foliage
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Variegated foliage

Typical arching stems of solomon seal

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Full, healthy summer growth

Ground cover of solomon seal

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Scientific Name: Polygonatum species
Common Name: Solomon Seal
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer, Fall
Fruit color: Purple
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Landscape Categories: Variegated Plants
Comments: Has variegated foliage that is attractive in flower arrangements. It is widespread in eastern North America and a native that has a place in the shade garden. It does not like the high summer temperatures of the deep South.