PlantsParnassia→Grass Of Parnassus (Parnassia palustris)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Grass Of Parnassus
Give a thumbs up Marsh grass of Parnassus
Give a thumbs up Grass of Parnassis
Give a thumbs up Bog Star

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Wet
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 6-8 inches
Plant Spread: 4 inches
Leaves: Semi-evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
White
Other: five petals, some light green venation
Bloom Size: 1"-2"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Suitable Locations: Bog gardening
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Beetles
Flies
Bees

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Misadventures in seeding - ID please by dorab May 6, 2013 7:34 PM 8

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