Ginger - Asarum canadense

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Asarum canadense

Ginger
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  • »  Native woodland plant
  • »  Attractive short-lived flowers
  • »  Heart-shaped foliage, evergreen
  • »  A fantastic ground cover

An attractive native groundcover for moist shade, wild ginger spreads slowly via underground rhizomes. Lustrous dark green, kidney-shaped foliage usually obscure the unique brown jug-like flowers. Will naturalize; incorporate into a native plant garden or woodland display.

Height
7 - 11 in
Spread
12 - 20 in
Zone
3 - 7
Categories
Perennial
Tags
EvergreenGreat FoliageGround CoverLow MaintenanceDeer ResistantFull Shade