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Blue Cohosh

Plant Type: Herbaceous
Habitat: Woodland
Light Requirements: shade
Soil Moisture: mesic
Soil Type: Loam
Height: 2 - 3 ft
Bloom Time: Spring
Flower Colour: greenish- yellow to brown
Comments: Conspicuous, bright-blue berries
Germination: Seed is hydrophilic, intolerant of dry storage. Seed germinates only after multiple cycles of warm and cold, typically 40° - 70° - 40° - 70°F. Seed will not germinate in presence of chemical inhibitors.
Picture Copyright: John Oyston