Common Name: Lily of the valley
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Partial shade, Shade
Soil type: Well-drained/light, Clay/heavy, Acidic, Chalky/alkaline
Time to divide plants: September to November
Flowering period: May to June
Fragrant flowers are always a joy in the garden and the scent of lily of the valley is especially strong. From late spring, bell-shaped, white flowers hang in arching racemes above dark green leaves. It spreads quickly in shady positions, making it an excellent plant for a woodland garden or as ground cover in shady borders.
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