Lysimachia borealis (Fr: trientale boréale | En: Northern starflower)
Northern Starflower (Lysimachia borealis), is a charming perennial woodland flower that boasts delicate blooms reaching about 15 cm. It is one of our only flowers to usually have 7 petals. It tends to grow in small to large colonies, making an excellent ground cover under trees. It is an excellent spring flower for shadier areas in woodland gardens.
Flowering: May to June
Height: 15 cm
Habitat: Forests, open woods
Sun requirements: Partial shade
Moisture requirements: Moist
Soil requirements: well-drained.