false Solomon’s seal


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