Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Polygonatum lasianthum var. tricosanthum 'Kon Chiri Shima'
Kon Chiri Shima Solomon's Seal
This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.Shop Available Polygonatum
Item #: 7615
Zones: 5a to 8b
Height: 12" tall
Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
Polygonatum 'Kon Chiri Shima' is a highly prized selection of the Asian Polygonatum lasianthum var. tricosanthum. The 1' long, thin, arching stems are clothed with 3" long x 1.5" wide green leaves that are heavily banded with chartreuse sectors. The stems are adorned by small white pendulous flowers in late April (NC). Polygonatum 'Kon Chiri Shima' forms a 2' wide patch in 10 years.
Flower Color: White/Cream
Leaf Color: Variegated , Yellow/Gold
Bloom Time: Spring
Garden Themes: Cottage Garden Plants , Fairy Garden Plants , Gnome Gardens , Rock Garden Plants
Other: Drought Tolerant Plants , Dry Shade Plants , Groundcovers , Pollinator Plants , Ornamental Seed or Fruit , Plants from Japan , Colored Foliage , Patterned Foliage