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Podophyllum peltatum

Mayapple

Umbrella-like leaves emerge in early April and a white flower follows. An egg-shaped edible fruit occurs after flowering. Can grow in 100% to 50% shade; 70% preferred. An ephemeral; goes dormant in summer, earlier with more sun.
Height: 12-18 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April,May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Plant Characteristics


Attributes
• Fairy Garden
• Ornamental Fruit
• Spring Emphemerals
Attracts Wildlife
• Attracts Pollinators
• Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
• Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
• Upright
Light Conditions
• Shade
Native Plant Community
• Woodland
Flower Color
• White
Flower Hue
• Light
Flower Height
• 8" to 12"
Flower Type
• Solitary
Foliage Color
• Green
Flower Form
• Single
Flower Size
• 1/2"
Growth Rate
• Fast
Origin
• Greater Midwest