Scientific Name: Polygonatum biflorum Form: Vase
Common Name:Solomon's seal Texture:Coarse
Family Name:AsparagaceaeHabit: Arching, Upright
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.3 - 0.6m
Origin: Canada - central, Canada - eastern, U.S. - northeast Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Parallel venation, Glabrous, Oblanceolate, Elliptic, Entire
Flowers: White, Green, May- Jun- Jul
Fruit: Berry (true), Black, Sep- Aug
Exposure: Part sun/part shade, Deep shade, Filtered shade
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Landscape Uses: Perennial border, Rock garden, Spring interest, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Stems arching; leaves alternate, parallel veined, smooth; flowers greenish yellow (usually in pairs), small, tubular to bell-shaped, 6 tepals; fruit blue-black berries.