Bellwort

Uvularia perfoliata

Uvulaire perfoliée

Bellwort is an excellent early-blooming native shade plant for the woodland garden, shaded border front, wildflower garden or naturalized area. It spreads slowly by rhizomes so you can achieve a mass planting look under shade trees or along wood margins in a relatively short amount of time. The Bellwort flowers and leaves have an overall…


In nature Deciduous woods, borders.


Companion plant suggestions include Trillium cuneatum, Mertensia virginica, Stylophorum diphyllum, Asarum canadense, Trillium luteum, and Polemonium reptans

Caring for Bellwort

Bellwort is easily grown in average, well-drained soil in partial to full shade.

In terms of water, Bellwort needs Medium to wet