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Connecticut Plants
Canada Mayflower (False Lily-of-the-valley)
Maianthemum canadense Desf.

Canada mayflower is a common plant in Connecticut woods. It generally grows in large groups.

  • Family: butcher's broom (Ruscaceae)
  • Habitat: woods
  • Height: 3-6 inches
  • Flower size: 1/8 inch long
  • Flower color: white
  • Flowering time: May to July
  • Origin: native
Maianthemum canadense Desf.
Maianthemum canadense Desf.