Maianthemum racemosum


Common Name: false Solomon's seal
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): part sun, shade
Light Requirements: Part Sun, Shade
Height:1 to 3 feet
Width:3 to 4 feet
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:
USDA Zones:3 to 8
Flower Colour:creamy white sprays
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:Fragrant showy flowers followed by clusters of small red berries.
Germination:Seed is hydrophyllic, intolerant of dry storage.
Seed will germinate upon being shifted to 70°F after 90-140 days of moist, cold stratification at 40°F.
Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.
Germination Notes:
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Picture Copyright: Gary A. Monroe @ USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database