Asarum europaeum

European Wild Ginger

Photo courtesy of Prides Corner Farms

  • Creates carpet of glossy kidney shaped leaves
  • Excellent foliage plant for shade
  • Slow growing groundcover
Great Foliage
Great Foliage
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Shade
Full Shade
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Average Water
Average Water

Height: 6-7 in
Spacing: 8-12 in
Price Level 1: $13.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Green
Zone: 5-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $50~#1

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


  • Great Foliage

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant
  • Groundhog Resistant


  • Partial Sun
  • Full Shade


  • Creeping/Ground Cover

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water