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Convallaria majalis /Lily-of-the-Valley

Convallaria majalis  / Convallaria majalis
Makes a dense mat of vegetation
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Makes a dense mat of vegetation

A good ground cover in part shade or shade areas

An excedllent plant for under a tree ground cover

Coarse-textured foliage with spikes of delicate flowers

Up close view of bell-shaped flowers

Stems of the lily-of-the-valley are frequently featured in wedding bouquets

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Scientific Name: Convallaria majalis
Common Name: Lily-of-the-Valley
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7 Determine Your Zone
Height: Under 1 foot
Spread: None
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Landscape Categories: Plants with Fragrance
Comments: It performs best in full to partial shade and moist fertile soil. It has a faint fragrance and has been used in bride's bouquets. Used as a ground cover under trees and other shady areas.