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Light shade with a little spring sun, medium moisture level, well composed soil with lots of leaf mold, slightly acid to neutral pH. 6-15 inches height, blooms in spring, greenish yellow to greenish white flowers.
Germination Code: L, M
Native Region: Statewide
Designated a “Special Concern, Commercially Exploited Species” in Tennessee. Showy flowers and showy red berries. Low maintenance and easy to grow. Rare due to over-collection.