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Veratrum formosanum f. alba
Veratrum formosanum f. alba


 
Family: Melanthiaceae
Hardiness: Zones 6-8 likely 5 or even 4
Mature Size: 18"-24"
Exposure: Sun to Part Sun
Bloom Time: June-July
Moisture Needs: Moist
Origin: Taiwan
Deer Resistant
Price: $25.00
Pot Size: Large Band Pot


Stock Status:In Stock
Product Code: P3483
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Description
 
Rare ghostly white flowered variant of the typically dark-flowered Veratrum formosanum .  We lusted after this plant since the 90's after seeing it recorded in the Flora of Taiwan and finally secured it from the legendary Jim Sutherland at Scotland's Ardfearn Nursery just a few years ago. So excited we tossed our caber.   Is it better than the typical formosanum?  No.  More collectible?  Oh, hell yeah!.  Deer resistant.  We conservatively list this hardy to zone 6 but it is likely hardy to 5 or even 4.