Actaea rubra (Red Baneberry)
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Actaea rubra

Red Baneberry

Flowers have small white petals, showy stamens and a rose-like fragrance; borne in a fluffy cluster. Berry is commonly shiny red; occasionally white. Common name, Baneberry, refers to the plants toxicity, derived from Anglo-Saxon for murderous,"bana".
Height: 24-36 in
Width: 18-24 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: May,June
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 9
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Fall Color
Fragrant Flower
Ornamental Fruit
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Shade to Part Sun
Native Plant Community
Woodland
Flower Color
White
Flower Height
24" to 36"
Flower Type
Raceme
Foliage Color
Green
Leaf Texture
Medium
Prune Time
Winter
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1/4" or Less
Growth Rate
Average
Origin
Greater Midwest

Possible Substitution Plants

Symphyotrichum lateriflorum
Chelone glabra
Acorus calamus
Alisma subcordatum