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Actaea racemosa

Black Snakeroot

Native woodland plant useful as specimen or background plant. Bottlebrush-like racemes of white flowers can be up to 3' long. Slender and tall; prefers a moist shady location and rich acid soil similar to its native habitat at the edge of the woods.
Height: 4-6 ft
Width: 3-4 ft
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: August,September
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
Item # Crop Image Size Current
Inventory
20907.1G #1 1945
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Fragrant Flower
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Butterflies
• Attracts Pollinators
Critter Resistance
• Rabbit Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Shade to Part Sun
Native Plant Community
• Woodland
Flower Color
• White
Flower Hue
• Medium
Flower Height
• 6' to 8'
Flower Type
• Raceme
Foliage Color
• Green
Leaf Texture
• Medium
Flower Form
• Single
Flower Size
• 1/4" or Less
Growth Rate
• Slow
Origin
• Greater Midwest