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Podophyllum delavayi (veitchii)
Common Name: Chinese Mayapple Family: Berberidaceae (The Barberry Family)

Podophyllum delavayi (veitchii)
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Notes:
This Chinese mayapple is one of most exciting shade perennials. Fuzzy umbrellas emerge with dark snakeskin markings, often on a red background, changing to patterned green. Flowers can be red, pink, or white and are followed by apricot coloured fruit. Also called P. veitchii or Dysosma veitchii.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourRed 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom Colour 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeEarly Spring 
Spread12-24'  FragranceNo 
Light ExposureShade Part Shade  Foliage ColourBurgundy/Red/Purple 
Soil MoistureAverage Moist  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone6-9  BerriesYes 
BC NativeNo    

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