Blue Cohosh (Caulophyllum thalictroides)
A beautiful woodland plant with a preference for rich moist conditions, typcial of a woodland floor. Compound leaves fill out the single leaf stalk with a lacy effect similar to Meadow Rues. New foliage can show a tint of blue or purple pigment. The flowers are greenish yellow to greenish brown and form clusters. They are followed by berries that ripen to a deep blue. These berries are NOT for human consumption.
Sun Exposure - Partial, Shade
Soil Moisture - Medium-Wet, Medium
Height - 2 feet
Bloom Time - April, May
Bloom Color - Green