(Actaea pach.): (5 pt) 2-3’ handsome clumps, finely-cut leaves. 2-6” foamy white May-June flower-spires. Thick bright-red stems hold very showy pea-size shiny chalk-white fruit, with purple-black spot, summer to frost. Part shade to shade. Moist humusy soil, easy. Naturalize, woods, shady borders. (Berries toxic) Bees, Butterflies, Birds.