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Variegated Aegopodium Ground Cover

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Snow-on-the-mountain plant goes by a number of other common names, including "bishop's weed" and "goutweed"....
Picture of variegated Aegopodium. As the photo shows, variegated Aegopodium is a groundcover.

Picture of snow-on-the-mountain (variegated Aegopodium).

David Beaulieu
Take the "weed" in those common names seriously, because snow-on-the-mountain plant (Aegopodium podagraria 'Variegatum') will spread. But some people value snow-on-the-mountain as an option for a variegated flowering ground cover. Its flower is white and reminds one of a scraggly version of Queen Anne's lace.

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