Hydrastis canadensis

Common Name: Canadensis
Family Name: Goldenseal
Light Requirements: Shade
Bloom Time:
Spacing: 14-16"
Height: 8-18"
Bloom Color: White
Moisture Level: average/normal
Animal Resistance: Deer
Type of Perennial: New England Woodlanders™
New England Native: Yes
US Native: Yes
Plant Description:
Handsome and rare, this native ground cover has large twin maple-like leaves, gold rhizomes, and bright red fruit loved by birds. Needs well composted soils. Rarity is due to overcollection from the wild. Zones 4-8