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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"
  • Width: 12" – 18"
  • Soil Conditions: Moist
  • Flower Color: White
  • Bloom Time: April, May
  • Hardiness Zone: 3 To 8
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  • Plant Characteristics - Podophyllum peltatum

  • Attributes

    • Fairy Garden
    • Spring Emphemerals
    • Ornamental Fruit
  • Attracts Wildlife

    • Attracts Wildlife
    • Attracts Pollinators
  • Critter Resistance

    • Deer Resistant
  • Plant Habit

    • Upright
  • Light Conditions

    • Shade
  • Native Plant Community

    • Woodland
  • Flower Color

    • White
  • Flower Hue

    • Light
  • Flower Type

    • Solitary
  • Flower Height

    • 8" to 12"
  • Foliage Color

    • Green
  • Flower Form

    • Single
  • Flower Size

    • 1/2"
  • Soil Moisture

    • Moist
  • Growth Rate

    • Fast
  • Origin

    • Greater Midwest
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Contact Info

Phone: (847) 742-1790
Fax: (847) 742-2655
mginfo@midwestgroundcovers.com

Street Address

6N800 IL-25
St. Charles, IL 60174

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Monday - Friday: 7:00am - 5:00pm Saturdays: 7:00am - 3:30pm

 

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