Herbaceous perennial with underground rhizomes. Grows low to the ground. Small oval leaves with scalloped edges. Pure-white four petalled flower with bright yellow stamens (spring). Orange-red sap.
Shade tolerant- spreading into understorey of bush.
Garden dumping, vegetative spreading, possibly by seed.
Competing with/ replacing native ground covers and seedlings.
1. Dig out small infestations.
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