Maianthemum stellatum /Starry False Solomon's Seal

Maianthemum stellatum   / Maianthemum stellatum
Plants unbranched
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Plants unbranched

Forms colonies and is great for shady area

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Scientific Name: Maianthemum stellatum
Common Name: Starry False Solomon's Seal
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring
Flower color: White
Fruit present: Summer
Fruit color: Yellow, Red
Light Exposure: Part Sun, Filtered Shade, Shade
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Comments: Has many small, white flowers. Fruit is at first green, then yellow and finally red to purple when fully ripened. This perennial is gererally about 1-2 tall and is unbranched. The dark green foliage resembles that of Parlor Palm. Does best in filtered shade to shade, although it will grow in part shade. The root system is a rhizome and spreads to form colonies easily.