Actaea 'Chocoholic' PP #24,821
Full shade, Partial shade
Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.
|Average Size at Maturity||Foliage reaches 2 to 3 ft. tall and wide; flower spikes reach 4 to 5 ft. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Late Summer to Early Fall|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care, Fruit Poisonous, Naturalizes Well, Shade Loving|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain evenly moist soil - weekly, or more often.|
|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: 4-8