White Baneberry (Actaea pachypoda)

Habitat: Forests

Grows in Sun/Shade: Shade

Flowers: White

Attributes: Clay soil tolerant

Height: 30-60 cm (11-23 in)


Also called Doll's Eyes, because the fruit are white with a black center. White Baneberry is a lovely woodland native with fine-textured foliage and a light and airy texture. Planted in groups, it is a lovely groundcover and it combines well with other woodland natives such as Wild Ginger and Ferns.


For more information about this plant please visit the Ontario Wildflowers website


4265 Wilmot-Easthope Rd., New Hamburg,  (2 km north of highway 7/8 or south of Erb's Road)

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