Black Negligee Snakeroot
Actaea simplex 'Black Negligee'
Full shade, Partial shade
Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
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THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Botanical Pronunciation||ak-TEE-uh SIM-plecks|
|Lore||Dry seed capsules contain toxic berries.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 2 ft. tall and wide; flower spikes reach 5 to 6 ft. tall.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Fruit Poisonous, Naturalizes Well, Shade Loving|
|Watering Needs||Keep soil moist, but not soggy.|
|Companion Plants||Coral Bells (Heuchera); Columbine (Aquilegia); Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra)|
Provide organically rich, moisture retentive soil, situated in a sheltered location away from harsh sun exposure or drying winds. Water regularly to keep soil evenly moist, but not soggy. For a neat appearance, remove old foliage before new leaves emerge. Divide clumps every 2 to 3 years in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9