Actaea pachypoda


Common Name: White Baneberry
Plant Type:Herbaceous
Light (original): part sun, shade
Light Requirements: Part Sun, Shade
Height:20 to 30 inches
Width:12 to 16 inches
Duration:Perennial
Habitat:Woodland
Soil Type:moist
Soil Moisture:Mesic
Seed Ripens:late summer
USDA Zones:3 to 8
Flower Colour:creamy white in clusters
Bloom Time:spring
Comments:White poisonous berries with dark eye in clusters. Also know as "doll's eyes".
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.
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Picture Copyright: John Oyston