false Solomon’s seal

Maianthemum racemosum (false Solomon’s seal)

Botanical Name Maianthemum racemosum
Common Name false Solomon’s seal
Family Asparagaceae
USDA Zone 3 thru 8
Light Requirement Part Shade
Season(s) of interest spring, summer, fall
Height and Spread 2-3ft x 1.5-2ft (60-90cm x 45-60cm)
Flower Color Creamy White to Yellow
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region. Also known as Smilacina racemosa.
Location in Lurie Garden Southeast Dark Plate, East Dark Plate