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Melanthium virginicumMelanthium virginicum

Virginia bunchflower

Photograph(s) by*: RHW

Characteristics

Height: 2.5-6.5'
Flowers: Jun.-Aug.; greenish
Fruit: capsule

Conditions *

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

Habitat

moist woods, seepages, and damp clearings

Native to

Region: Coastal Piedmont *
States:

Wildlife

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Notes



 Publication by USFWS BayScapes Conservation Landscaping Program
http://www.nps.gov/plants/pubs/chesapeake/plant/2001.htm
Last updated: 1 October 2004