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Directory of Wildflowers

Foamflower
Tiarella cordifolia

Foamflower
Foamflower

Quick Profile

Exposure
Full Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
 
Mature Height
6 - 12 Inches
 
USDA Hardiness Zones
3 - 8 
 
Native To:
Michigan
Ohio
Wisconsin
 
Soil Conditions
Moist, Well-Drained
 
Bloom Color
White
 
Bloom Season
April - May
 

Features

Spikes of small, white flowers. The leaves have a maple-like appearance.

Culture

Partial to full shade; moist, well drained soils.

Notes

Found in rich woods. Will spread by stolons, Listed as endangered in Wisconsin.