Sometimes called umbrella plant because of its large round leaves, this native creeps by rhizomes to form a dense carpet when planted 2’ on center. Foliage protects beautiful, fragrant, white flowers that attracts a wide variety of pollinators in spring. Provides small mammals with fruit in early summer. Grows in any well-drained soil in shade, and in full sun in rich, heavy soil. NATIVE TO THE EASTERN HALF OF THE U.S.