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Mayapple

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Mayapple

Podophyllum peltatum

Grow in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil in part shade to full shade. Prefers rich, moist, humusy soils. Often forms large colonies in the wild. Will self-seed under optimum growing conditions. As with many of the early spring wildflowers  

Growing Conditions

Height 12 to 18 inches
Light Requirements Full sun part shade
Bloom time April
Zone 3 to 8

Additional Info

Mayapple goes dormant in summer

 

All info from Missouri Botanical Garden