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Part to full shade, medium moisture level, rich soil preferred but will grow in a wide range of soils including clay. 1-3 ft. height, blooms in spring, white flowers.
Germination Code: C(60) Difficult to grow from seed.
Native Region: Middle and East Tennessee, especially in the Blue Ridge Province
Nice plant for a woodland garden. Leaves, root and seed are edible and have an anise-like flavor.