Sweet Woodruff

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Partial to Full Shade

Sweet woodruff  is a creeping, mat-forming perennial that is commonly used as a ground cover in shady areas. It bears pretty clusters of white, star-shaped flowers in the spring and has very fragrant, lance-shaped, dark green leaves. Sweet woodruff is exceptionally easy to grow and readily adapts to a wide range for soil and moisture conditions. It is a deer-resistant plant and is considered one of the few rabbit-proof flowers.

Galium odoratum 6 - 12 inches tall. White blooms April and May

Zones 4-8