Botanical Name Jeffersonia diphylla
Common Name twinleaf
Family Berberidaceae
USDA Zone 5 to 7
Light Requirement Part Shade to Full Shade
Season(s) of interest Spring
Height and Spread
0.75-1.5ft x 0.75 (22-45cm x 22cm)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife Pollinators
Additional Information
Native to the Chicago Region. Native range: Woods from New York and southern Ontario west to Wisconsin and Iowa, south to northern Alabama and east to Maryland.
Location in Lurie Garden
East Dark Plate, Southeast Dark Plate