Great Solomon’s Seal (Polygonatum canaliculatum )

Great Solomon’s Seal

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Scientific Name: Polygonatum canaliculatum
Common Name: Great Solomon’s Seal
Description of facts and concepts: This elegant and statuesque plant grows from a root which is said to resemble the seal of the Hebrew King Solomon. The small flowers dangle from leaf axels and produce attractive blue berries in the fall. The large fleshy rhizomes make the plant tolerant of dry shady conditions.
Seed or division information: Divisions of roots
Date of flower’s bloom (Month and week): June W2
Garden Name: Shady Woodland Garden
Color of Flower: White
Height: 50″
Spread: 48″
Family: Lily Family
Soil Type: Base to Acidic Acidic woodland soil
Soil: Dry to Wet Moist woods, dry thickets and roadsides
Light: Sun to Shade Sun or shade
Zone 4-10 Zones 3-9

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