sanguinaria canadensis (bloodroot) native*

Size: 1 litre
  • woodland perennial, spreads through rhizomes
  • solitary cup like white flowers with yellow stamens
  • one of the first flowers to appear in the spring
  • bloom time: early spring
  • zone 2
  • height 10-15cm 
  • spread 20-25cm
  • colour white
  • grows best in an average to moist, well-drained, fertile soil in partial to full shade
  • thrives in some sun where soils remain consistently moist
  • foliage often disappears by late summer
  • shade, partial sun/shade
  • native to ontario
  • (image courtesy of NVK nurseries, NVK holdings inc.)