Gillenia trifoliata - Bowman's Root
A beautiful native of Ontario and the eastern United States. Has star-like, white blooms in early summer that are displayed on mass. Has a striking fall color with deep red stems and yellow-golden leaves. Prefers dappled shade with rich soil but can handle full sun in the right conditions.
Height : 2-3 feet (60-90cm) Spread : 1-3 feet (30-90cm)
Bloom Period : June-July
Light : Full sun-part shade
Water : Medium-dry - moist
Soil : Sand, loam, clay
Zone : 4-8