Scientific Name: Maianthemum dilatatum Form: Creeping / Mat-like
Common Name:false lily-of-the valleyTexture:Coarse
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Arching
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial, Invasive plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.1 - 0.2m x 0.6 - 1.0m
Origin: Europe Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Basal, Parallel venation, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, May- Jun- Jul
Fruit: Berry (true), Dark-red, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Filtered shade
Soil or Media: Humus rich
Landscape Uses: Erosion control, Ground cover
Key ID Features:Leaves heart-shaped; florets with 6 white tepals, on raceme with leaf-like bract on peduncle; fruit red, berries.