Polygonatum is also known as Solomon’s Seal is among the first luxurious leaves of early spring they are gorgeous slightly pleated leaves. The spears emerge from the cold ground. Beautifully poised neatly paired oval leaves on gently bowing stems. Strings of small green and white bell flowers hang nodding beneath the leaves in spring. The leaves continue to look good throughout spring and summer. Polygonatum prefers a moist spot and does not like drying out so a spot in shade or partial shade.