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NB the photo is of Maianthemum racemosa with larger flowers gives only an indication - to be changed shortly.

Maianthemum bifolia - False Lily of the valley, is an herbaceous perennial to 25cm with lovely waxy leaves and spikes of white flowers in early summer.It has a running root and can make a refined ground cover even in quite difficult soils.


Grow in moderately fertile, humus-rich, preferably lime-free, moist but well-drained soil in partial or deep shade. Shelter from cold winds.May go dormant before autumn if stressed.


No pruning required.

Supplied as strong young  plants.Flowering should begin in 2023.  

Foliage: Deciduous

Height: 0.5-0.7 metres in 2-5 years

Spread: 0.1-0.5 metres

The pictures in this listing are examples of the available plant at maturity and do not indicate anything in regards to size of plant at the point of sale

Organically produced young plant grown in a 9cm pot for planting immediately or to grow on (pot removed when possible, to reduce plastic waste)

Maianthemum bifolium (Smilacima) , perfumed ground cover

SKU: BP202400573
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