Maianthemum racemosum
Family: Asparagaceae
false Solomon's-seal,  more...
[Convallaria racemosa L.,  more]
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Robert Bierman  
Etymology: Maianthemum: from Maius for "May" and anthemon for "flower"
Plants: erect, perennial, 16"-32" tall forb; finely-hairy stems not branched below the flowers
Leaves: alternate, elliptical with pointed tip, stalkless but not clasping
Flowers: white, 6-parted, 1/8" wide, starry; inflorescence a 4" many-flowered, large, branched, terminal, pyramid-shaped cluster; blooms May-June
Fruits: green and purple-dotted, rounded berry, ripening to red
Habitat: full to partial sun; dry to moderate moisture; woods, forests; in sandy, loamy, rich soil
Conservation Status: Native
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Merel R. Black  
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Matthew L. Wagner  
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Robert W. Freckmann  
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Christopher Noll  
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John M. Schoeneker  
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Stephen L. Solheim  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Merel R. Black  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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