Ella's Garden Plants from A to Z: Aegopodium podagraria, 'Variegata', Snow-On-The-Mountain

Common Name: Snow-On-The-Mountain

Family: Apiaceae (also known as Umbelliferae)

Genus: Aegopodium

Species: podagraria

Cultivar or Variety: 'Variegata'

Characteristics: A ground cover good for edging and boarders between rocks. Has flowers in June that look similar to Queen Ann's Lace. Can be invasive if unchecked.

Life Cycle
Perennial

Zone Hardiness up to
Zone 3
Zone 4
Zone 5
Zone 6
Zone 7
Zone 8

Endangered Species
No

Heirloom
No

When to Sow Seed
Early Spring
Mid Spring

Germination Temperature
60-70 F

Seed Sowing Depth
1/16"

Seed Needs Light to Germinate
Yes

Days to Germination
14-24 days

Sun Exposure
Part Sun/ Part Shade
Shade

Plant Height
10 - 12 inches

Plant Form
Creeping
Ground Cover
Spreading

Blooms
Yes

Bloom Form
Above Foliage

Flower Color
White

Nutritional Needs
Dry

Fertile
Yes

Reproduces By
Seed
Stem Fragments
Stolon

Potential Hazzards or Invasiveness
Invasive

Cutting Flower
No

Additional Uses
Containers
Borders

Image
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