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Veratrum nigrum
Veratrum nigrum
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Family:  Melanthiaceae
Hardiness:  to Zone 5
Mature Size:  5'
Exposure:  pt sun/pt shade
Bloom Time:  May-June
Moisture Needs:  moist to average
Price: $25.00
Pot Size: Large Band Pot

Stock Status:(Out of Stock)
Product Code: P0041
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Description
 
Pure class. A perennial of the first rank and a true aristocrat which is seldom available. Expensive? You bet and worth it. One of the true pains to produce commercially. This has broad pleated leaves and a tall flower stalk with lots of chocolate maroon flowers. Deer proof.  Small but sturdy plants that will need some time before they hit blooming size.  As a side note, finding blooming-sized plants of this species is pretty much impossible so don't think we're trying to pull one over on you!