Flowers have small white petals, showy stamens and a rose-like fragrance; borne in a fluffy cluster. Berry is commonly shiny red; occasionally white. Common name, Baneberry, refers to the plants toxicity, derived from Anglo-Saxon for murderous,"bana". Most parts of this plant are extremely toxic and should not be consumed.
Genotype unknown from the greater Midwest
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