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Maianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosumMaianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosumMaianthemum racemosum ssp. racemosum
(Smilacina racemosa )

false Solomon's seal

Photograph(s) by*: PLANTS WSJ, PLANTS JA


Height: 1-3.5'
Flowers: May-Jul.; white
Fruit: red; berry

Conditions *

Light: Partial shade Shade
Moisture: Moist
Soil pH:
Soil type: Clay Loamy Sandy


dry to moist woods, clearings, bluffs

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont Mountain *
States: MD


Songbird Small mammal *


flowers in plume-like clumps at tip of stem; herbal uses

 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
Last updated: 1 October 2004