Wild Lily of the valley
- Lily of the valley - Convalleria Majelis- Hardy Planting Zones- 4-7 Sun or Shade – Partial Shade to Full Sun Mature Height - 2-4' Mature Width- 1-2' Bloom Season – Spring (April-June) Gardener Status- Novice
Wild Lily of the Valley
Wild lily of the valley can be used as a tincture to help remove toxins from the urinary tract. Wild Lily of the Valley is often seen growing in wooded and forest areas and also in areas that have sandy soils. They have small green leaves and produce flowers in clusters that are white. They bloom from May into June and are small in size. They will show up each year. These are gorgeous flowers and also provides a beautiful and sweet fragrance when they are in bloom. The bloom on this plant normally last for about three weeks and provide a gorgeous and outstanding look to gardens and natural areas. These plants are amazing when planted in climate zones two through nine and are also called Maianthemum Canadense for the scientific name. This plant can grow quickly and needs to be watched as it can take over an area in a short time. The blooms on these beautiful plants resemble small bells as they hang on the stems. They are very easy to grow and are very popular among homeowners and gardeners because they do not take any special care. The flowers have a delicate appearance to them and provide lots of natural color to an area or garden. These plants also have long slender leaves that can be a few inches long when they are mature. Wild Lily Of The Valley is a wild lily with long, elongated leaves. The perennial plant has a stem that bursts forth at the base and holds tiny 5 to 15 white, drooping, bell-shaped flowers with an aromatic, sweet scent. Eventually, these flowers will turn to a ruby red-colored berry once ripe. The berries are not edible to humans, but an important food source to many wild birds and mice. It grows best in sandy, moist and well-drained soils and prefers partial or mostly shaded areas. Wild Lily Of The Valley makes a wonderful addition to fresh-cut flower arrangements, especially for weddings.