Star-flowered Solomon's Seal (Maianthemum stellatum)

Habitat: Forests, Fields and Open Areas

Grows in Sun/Shade: Shade

Flowers: White

Attributes: Walnut tolerant, Clay soil tolerant

Height: 25-50 cm (9-19 in)


Starry False Solomon's Seal is best grown in a naturalized garden or woodland garden because it spreads widely by rhizomes, invading paths and areas a long way from the original planting. It is an excellent plant for naturalizing young forests and plantations, because it is hardy and it spreads quickly.


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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