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Actea japonica 'Cheju Island Form'
Actea japonica 'Cheju Island Form'


 
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Description
 
Description
Black Snakeroot:
This plant is worth planting for the scent alone. It is intoxicating and tropical.
Culture is best in moist, rich soil. Sun or shade
Size 3 to 4 feet tall by 18" to 2 feet wide
Hardiness: to zone 4
Native to South Korea. Leaves are shiny, stalks are purple.
Blossoms are profuse spires of pearly white, at the end of the season.

A superior South Korean selection recently introduced by Darrell Probst, this compact courtly Actaea furnishes lush verdant layers of jagged-edged, shiny green leaves, clasping blackish purple stalks. The dark pearl-shaped buds plus tiny snow white blossoms embellish tall close-set glittering candles that gracefully herald the season’s end.