Doll eye – Maianthemum Racemosum
Climate Zone: 3 to 8
Mature Height: 2 to 3 Feet
Mature Width: 1.5 to 2 Feet
Sunlight: Prefers Partial Shade to Full Shade
Soil Conditions: Prefers Rich Moist Humusy Well-Drained Soils
Botanical Name: Maianthemum racemosum
The Doll Eye plant is a very unusual plant when it is in bloom. This plant will appear to have little eyeballs for the blooms. It will be amazing when several of these plants are in bloom at one time. Doll Eyes can grow to be around two feet tall and become around 1.5 to 2 feet wide when fully grown. These plants will thrive in climate zones three to eight and will do great in areas that are partially and fully shaded. The Doll Eye plant will work great in natural areas that are under large trees because they do great in the shade. Doll Eyes plants will thrive in locations where the soil conditions are rich and moist and also well drained.
Doll Eye plants can also be called White Banberry and these plants are a part of the Ranunculaceae family. These plants will look amazing and will give a very natural look to natural areas and gardens where they grow. When these flowers look they will be stunning and unique which will draw attention to gardens and other areas because they will be so different looking. Doll Eye plants will usually bloom during the months of May through June and will have white flowers that will have red berries on them. The stems on a Doll Eye plant will also have a unique red look to them when they are in bloom. Doll Eye is considered to be a wildflower and will be beautiful and these are perennials. This plant is easy to care for any gardener or homeowner. It will make a great addition and will be a different plant to add to all gardens and natural areas.