Canada Mayflower
  • Canada Mayflower

    Maianthemum canadense 


    This compact understorey species forms colonies and will thrive even in deep shade. Canada Mayflower produces wide, dark glossy green heart-shaped leaves and clusters of small lily-like white flowers in the spring which yield red berries attractive to songbirds.  Produces a lovely groundcover under evergreen trees. Tolerant of acidic soil & Cedar.

    • Characteristics

      Type: Perennial

      Height: 6-8 Inches

      Blooms: May to June

      Bloom Colour: White

    • Growth Conditions

      Light: Full Shade

      Soil: Moist, Sandy/Gravel, Loam/Organic & Average Soil

      Habitat: Shady Woodlands

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    Nursery Location:

    (Ignatius Jesuit Centre)

    5420 Hwy 6 

    Guelph ON 

    N1H 6J2

    Phone: 519-760-0055


    Mailing Address:

    2 Cassino Avenue

    Guelph, ON

    N1E 2H8

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