Fairybells

Genus Disporum
Lily Family (Liliaceae)



Fairybell blossoms


Fairybells
(Disporum trachycarpum)

This plant grows on moist wooded slopes. White bell-shaped blossoms appear in May and June.

Fruits of the Fairybell



The fruits have a velvety texture. They mature in late summer -- first turning orange, then bright red.