Japanese False Solomon's Seal (Maianthemum japonicum) in the Maianthemums Database

Botanical names:
Maianthemum japonicum Accepted
Smilacina japonica Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Underground structures: Rhizome
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds: Seeds need alternating periods of warm and cold stratification to germinate
Seeds are hydrophilic
Propagation: Other methods: Division

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Location: At a nursery, BelgiumDate: 2009-05-03
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Photo Courtesy of Lazy S'S Farm Nursery.
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Photo Courtesy of Shikoku Garden Inc.
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