Native Region: central and eastern North America
Actaea rubra 'neglecta'
Zone Range: 04-08
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Tuesday 03 August, 2010
Seed count: 20-25
This clump-forming perennial has leaves up to 16 inches long, composed of 3-15 ovate leaflets. Racemes of white flowers are followed by shiny white spherical berries. 18 inches high; 12 inches spread. Grow in a woodland garden or a shady herbaceous border.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame in autumn. Grow in cool, moist moderately fertile soil in partial shade. Keep well-watered in dry weather.