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Part to full shade, medium moisture level, organically rich soil, moderately acid to neutral pH. 4-8 inches height, blooms spring to early summer, white flowers.
Germination Code: L. Germination is very slow and erratic.
Native Region: Cumberland Plateau Province and isolated counties in Blue Ridge Province
Tiny woodland perennial that looks like a small version of American Ginseng. Occurs in cool, damp woodlands and produces yellow berries. Dies down during summer.