Maianthemum stellatum (Smilacina stellata)

Maianthemum stellatum (Smilacina stellata)


Starry Solomons Plume Category:


Soil: Mesic (Medium) to Xeric (Dry)
Sun: Full-Shade
Height: 8″-24″
Color: White
Blooms: April-June
Flowers: The 6 petaled flowers grow in a long cluster at the center of the v-shaped leaves.
Leaves: The alternate leaves clasp the zig-zag stem.

Suggested Uses:

Like the False Solomon’s Seal, this woodland wild flower is a lovely ground-cover.  It has a delicate cluster of starry flowers at the end of it’s leaf stalk in spring. It is a great plant for a woodland setting and is very suitable for a shady shoreline restoration project!


Interesting Facts

Other Names: Star False Solomon’s Seal, Starry False Lily of the Valley

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs