Tiarella cordifolia


Names and Myths


Tiarella Diminutive of tiara, turban, an allusion to the form of the capsule.

cordifolia heart-leaved

Natural history / Folklore

Noted as an easy wildflower to grow under deciduous trees, it can be propagated by both seeds sown in late summer and by division in the spring.63


Compact clusters of white flowers on 6 - 12 inch stalks. Low growing perennials cool moist woodlands, dripping walls. Maple-shaped leaves growing close to the ground.64

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