White Baneberry (Actaea pachypoda) ak-TAY-ah pak-ee-POE-dah

Family Ranunculaceae

Heavily dissected foliage plant for mesic woods. This plant has spikes of white flowers that preceed white fruit with black spots in the center, resembling doll’s eyes. Most parts of this plant are extremely toxic and should not be consumed.

Plant Data
I am a... Deciduous Perennial
Mature Size 18 - 24 inches tall. 18 - 24 inches wide.
Sun Exposure Full Shade - Full Shade
Moisture Tolerance Medium - Wet: Moist/Well Drained
Zones 3a - 8b
Bloom Period May to June
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Yellow Green
Animals That Use It


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