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Convallarina montana

This plant has high severity poison characteristics.
See below
Description

This Perennial herb from a slender rhizome; basal can be used as a border to your home or garden. It's delicate white flowers, looking like fairy hats and resembling tiny bells will sure to be a charmer in many gardens. Its delicate look will have you pulling out a sketchbook and drawing its beauty. It's a plant that allows you to see that beauty comes in all shapes and sizes and this small whimsical beauty is one to admire.

Interesting facts.

Season:

Mid-spring (May)

Light:

AM only sunlight to 25-50% shade

Space:

1-2 in., 15-25 per sq. ft.

Flowering Period:

Middle Spring

Depth:

3 in. to the base of the rhizome 

Organ:

Rhizome

Hardiness:

Hardy III- Injured below 5 degrees F (-15 degrees C) when planted

Houseplant or interiorscape; landscape in flower garden as cultivated herbaceous perennial

Cultivars:
Tags:
#white#poisonous#partial shade#spring#white flowers#perennial bulb#fairy like#small#bell#whimsical
Cultivars:
Tags:
#white#poisonous#partial shade#spring#white flowers#perennial bulb#fairy like#small#bell#whimsical
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Convallarina
    Species:
    montana
    Family:
    Liliaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Perennial
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Eurasia
    Bulb Storage:
    Not necessary
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Wildflower
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
  • Fruit:
    Fruit Color:
    Red/Burgundy
    Fruit Description:
    fruit a red berry but seldom formed
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Description:
    flowers in a 1-sided, slender cluster, each small, nodding, aromatic, white, and bell-shaped
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    leaves 2 or 3
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Landscape Location:
    Woodland
    Landscape Theme:
    Rock Garden
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Drought
  • Poison:
    Poison Severity:
    High
    Poison Symptoms:
    Irregular and slow pulse, abdominal pain and diarrhea Poison Delivery Mode: Ingestion Severity: TOXIC ONLY IF LARGE QUANTITIES EATEN.
    Poison Toxic Principle:
    Cardiac glycosides and saponins
    Causes Contact Dermatitis:
    No
    Poison Part:
    Bark
    Flowers
    Fruits
    Leaves
    Roots
    Sap/Juice
    Seeds
    Stems