Asarum canadense

Wild Ginger


Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Round, cup-like leaves
  • Dense, groundcover
  • Provides protection for native garden critters
  • Purplish-brown flowers
  • Native
Ground Cover
Ground Cover
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Native
Native
Full Shade
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Moist, Well-Drained
Moist, Well-Drained



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Thrives in moist, well drained soil

Very few pests

Thrives in woodland garden

Great native shade groundcover


Height: 8-10 in
Spread: 8-10 in
Bloom Color:
Zone: 2-8
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Naturalizing
  • Ground Cover
  • Native
  • Low Maintenance

Exposure:

  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade

Habit:

  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained