Red Baneberry Actaea rubra - Actaea erythrocarpa
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Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
cold stratify for 90 days or fall sowing.
can be sown outdoors in the fall for spring germination, sow seed 1/2" deep, keep moist, mulch the seed bed, remove mulch upon germination.
Two periods of cold treatment, inbetween which is a period of warm treatment, may hasten otherwise slow germination.
In a Nutshell:
* These open woodland plants grow 40 cm (16 in) to 80 cm (31 in) tall.The leaves that are coarsely toothed with deeply lobed margins. more...
* Seeds In mid to late simmer, the berries turn bright red . The berries also have a black dot on them. more...
* The whole plant, but especially the root, is analgesic, antirheumatic, galactogogue and rubefacient.The plant was often used medicinally by North American Indian tribes, though modern users should be aware of the plants potential toxicity. more...