Nodding Onion Gardens

Native Plant Nursery

Columbia Station, Ohio, USA

 

Hydrastis canadensis - Golden Seal

Hydrastis canadensis - Golden Seal
Our Goldenseal - Hydrastis canadensis
Cultivation Information
Height - 4 to 8 inches
Flower Color - White
Blooms - May - June
Sun - Shade
Hardy Zone - 4 to 8
Soil - Moist to slightly acid

Family -
Ranunculaceae

Use - woodland ground cover
Golden Seal
Golden Seal
Plant Provenance - Hickory Road Farms, Mosinee, WI, root stock 2012 - NOG - 2013 - present
Wildlife Significance
Pollination - By small Halictid bees

Visited - Syrphid flies and other bees

Berries - May be eaten by birds and small mammals 

For more detailed information visit the Illinois Wildflower site.
Golden Seal Berry
Golden Seal Berry
Ohio Native Plant - Natural Range
Goldenseal is a rare plant in the state of Ohio; according to the United State Department of Agriculture and Resources it is either threaten or endangered in 12  other states.
Golden seal berry