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Shade, moderately wet to medium moisture level, rich soil, slightly acid to neutral pH. 1-3 ft. height, blooms in spring, yellow-green flowers, spreads very slowly by rhizomes.
Germination Code: M. Slow to establish from seed & does not bloom until third or fourth year.
Native Region: Middle and East Tennessee
Forms a large clump with large, bright blue berries in July which are poisonous.