A distinctive understory species with showy seeds, graceful foliage, and understated flowers. An understory species that prefers rich soil, more sun in the spring and shade in the summer.
Light: Part Sun/Shade, Shade
Soil Moisture: Mesic
Soil Type: Loam
Bloom Color: Red, Brown, Yellow
Bloom Time: April
Root Type: Rhizome
Notable Wildlife Interactions: Flowers attract flies, wasps, and bees. Hosts few species of insects, including a moth and a plant bug. Seeds are eaten by woodland birds and mice. Rarely browsed by mammals.