Smilacina tatsiense (Chinese False Solomon's Seal) syn. Maianthemum

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Smilacina tatsiense (Chinese False Solomon's Seal) syn. Maianthemum

Zone: 5 - 9
Natural Range: China,
Soil:  Moist, humus rich, well drained
Light: Part shade-sun
Height: 1' - 2'

Attributes:  Deciduous, Large, robust rhizomes, arching stems with elliptic foliage, panicles of star shaped green flowers in spring.  Orange fruit in late summer, fall.

Notes:  Unusual and hard to find Smilacina for the lightly shaded garden.  This form has purple leaf tips and purple leaf bracts.  Smilacina have recently been reclassified into Mainthemum.  These are incredibly slow from seed and we are offering young seedlings that will take a couple more years before flowering.

Companion plants:  Cypripedium, Sorbus, Lilium, Trillium, Thalictrum, Gaultheria, Dactylorhiza, Mahonia, Epimedium, Primula

 

Smilacina tatsiense (Chinese False Solomon's Seal) syn. Maianthemum

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Smilacina tatsiense (Chinese False Solomon's Seal) syn. Maianthemum