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Vanilla leaf includes bloom
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Achlys triphylla

Perennial Groundcover

Height: 1 ft.

Availability: Medium

Growing ease: High

Moisture req.: dry - moist

Exposure req.: part shade - shade


Plant description:

Beautiful foliage, attractive white spike of flowers rising from leaves. Perennial.

Keywords: perennial (non-woody), spreading, upright, white

Articles that mention this plant: Native plants for deep shade

Plans that use this plant:Dry, shady, Moist, shady