Polygonatum prattii (Dwarf Solomon's Seal)

Zone: 6 - 8
Natural Range: China; W Sichuan, NW Yunnan
Soil: moist, well drained
Light: part shade
Attributes: Deciduous.  8" tall and slowly spreading rhizome.  Opposite dark green whorled foliage.  Purple flowers in spring. Red fruit in summer.
Notes:  In the wild Polygonatum prattii grows in forest, thickets and grassy slopes.