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wild ginger

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Wild ginger foliage
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Wild ginger Wild ginger flower

Asarum caudatum

Perennial Groundcover

Height: 0.50 ft.

Availability: High

Growing ease: Medium

Moisture req.: moist

Exposure req.: part shade - shade


Plant description:

Attractive foliage, purplish flowers are hidden beneath the foliage, but very beautiful when seen.

Keywords: none listed

Articles that mention this plant: Native plants for deep shade

Plans that use this plant:Moist, shady