False Alumroot, Fringe Cup, Fringecup
Tellima grandiflora 'Forest Frost'

Family: Saxifragaceae (saks-ih-frag-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Tellima (te-LEE-muh) (Info)
Species: grandiflora (gran-dih-FLOR-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Forest Frost

Category:

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

Sun Exposure:

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Pale Pink

Pink

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:

Deciduous

Herbaceous

Bronze-Green

Other details:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the rootball

From seed; sow indoors before last frost

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Trenton, Michigan

Wykagyl, New York

Sherwood, Oregon

Lexington, Virginia

Olympia, Washington

Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.