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Convallaria majalis 'Fortin's Giant'/Fortin's Giant Lily-of-the Valley

Convallaria majalis 'Fortin's Giant' / Convallaria majalis 'Fortin's Giant'
Sweet-scented, small, white flowers present in May
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Sweet-scented, small, white flowers present in May

Low growing perennial

White flowers

Grown as a specimen in an unusual fashion

White bell-shaped used ub bride's bouquet

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Scientific Name: Convallaria majalis 'Fortin's Giant'
Common Name: Fortin's Giant Lily-of-the Valley
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Orange
Light Exposure: Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants with Fragrance
Comments: Forms a thick carpet of green in shade areas where other plant will not grow and it also flowers. Grow slowly and is good for erosion control on shady banks where it will form a good ground cover. The white, bell shaped flowers are fragrant and have been used in wedding bouquets.