MAY APPLE Perennial – Shade
Podophyllum peltatum Ht. 12”-24” Spread 24”-36”
po-DOF-eh lum pell-TAY-tum Spacing: 24”
HABIT: White flowers in April, pale yellow fruit (May apples) in May. Vigorous spreader that can become invasive. Very large umbrella looking leaves.
CULTURE: Needs sandy, acid soil for best results.
USES: Woodsy, forest floor effect.
PROBLEMS: Hard to find and somewhat difficult to establish.