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Polygonatum odoratum 'Variegatum'

Common Name:
Solomon's Seal
Plant Type:
Shade to Part Sun
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Garden Height:
18-24 Inches
Garden Spread:
12-24 Inches
  • Very unusual plant with tall, arching stems
  • Green leaves edged in white
  • Fragrant, tubular flowers hang from the stems in spring

Spectacular plant with large alternate leaves that are variegated with green and white. The branches are single and slightly arching. Delicate white flowers dangle from the stems and emit a faint lily-like scent in the spring. The leaves change to yellow in the fall. An excellent choice for shady areas.

Uses: Asian Gardens, Borders, Groundcover, Mass Planting, Naturalizing, Woodland Gardens
Nature Attraction: Hummingbirds
Notable Features: Fragrant, Cut Flower
Growth Habit: Upright/Spreading

Homeowner Growing Tips: Grow in full or partial shade, in fertile, moist, well-drained soil. Amend with compost before planting. May be slow to establish, but eventually forms a low-maintenance, slowly spreading clump. Cut old stems to the ground in early spring.

Review (1)

  • Gorgeous!

    Posted by Patricia Terry on May 10th 2021

    Arrived carefully package and in a pot! This has allowed me more time to select a quality pot.