Actaea pachypoda (White Baneberry)
Actaea pachypoda 'Misty Blue'
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Actaea pachypoda 'Misty Blue'

White Baneberry

Plant Type: Perennials

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In spring, white flower plumes are produced which then develop into clusters of white fruit, each berry is dotted with a black center giving this perennial the common name "doll's eyes", the berries stand out against red pedicels in autumn, prefers moist shade.

  • Deer and rabbit resistant
  • Unusual white fruit persist until frost
  • Grows well in shade
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Height:

30-36 in

Zone:

3-8

Actaea

Common Name: White Baneberry

Actaea is a North American native perennial that is grown for its unusual white berries on red stems in summer. These berries are beautiful, but poisonous if eaten which is why wildlife will stay away. Commonly found in the woods or a nothern slope where it's shady. Berry clusters will persist until frost creating late summer interst. 

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade
Shade Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil
Moist Soil

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant

Attributes

Mass Plant

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Late Spring / Early Summer