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Fairy Bells, Yellow Mandarin
Prosartes lanuginosa (Disporum lanuginosum)
Light shade, moderately wet moisture level, rich rocky soil, moderately acid pH. 2 ft. height, blooms in spring, greenish yellow flowers.
Germination Code: ?
Native Region: Highland Rim of Middle Tennessee and in East Tennessee
Forms attractive patches of delicately branched zig-zagging stems with spreading foliage. Bright red berries in fall.