Maianthemum trifolium facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMaianthemum trifolium
Maianthemum trifolium (syn. Smilacina trifolia, Three-leaf Solomon's-seal, three-leaf Solomon's-plume, threeleaf false lily of the valley, smilacine trifoliée) is a species of flowering plant that is native to Canada and the northeastern United States, from Yukon and British Columbia east to Newfoundland and south to Delaware.
It is a herbaceous perennial plant growing to 10–25 cm (4–10 in) tall, with alternate, oblong-lanceolate leaves 5–12 cm (2.0–4.7 in) long and 2–4 cm (0.79–1.57 in) broad. The flowers are produced on a 5–10 cm (2–4 in) panicle, each flower with six white tepals 2–4 mm (0.08–0.16 in) long.
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