Podophyllum peltatum (Mayapple)
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Podophyllum peltatum

Mayapple

Umbrella-like leaves emerge in early April and a white flower follows. An egg-shaped edible fruit occurs after flowering. Can grow in 100% to 50% shade; 70% preferred. An ephemeral; goes dormant in summer, earlier with more sun.
Height: 12-18 in
Width: 12-18 in
Soil Conditions: Moist
Flower Color: White
Bloom Time: April,May
Hardiness Zone: 3 TO 8
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Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes
Fairy Garden
Ornamental Fruit
Attracts Wildlife
Attracts Pollinators
Attracts Wildlife
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Plant Habit
Upright
Light Conditions
Shade
Native Plant Community
Woodland
Flower Color
White
Flower Hue
Light
Flower Height
8" to 12"
Flower Type
Solitary
Foliage Color
Green
Flower Form
Single
Flower Size
1/2"
Growth Rate
Fast
Origin
Greater Midwest

Possible Substitution Plants

Trillium grandiflorum