European Wild Ginger - Asarum europaeum

The variety makes a stunning foliage plant for the shade garden with its 6-12" glossy, leathery foliage. An excellent ground cover accent when planted next to ferns, hostas, astilbes or plumonarias. Small brownish-green flowers are hidden beneath the leaves.

Water Needs: 
Moderate
Foliage Color: 
Green
Landscape Uses: 
Border
Container
Garden Styles: 
Cottage
Modern
Light Needs: 
Full Shade
Plant Types: 
Height: 
0-12"
Spread: 
0-12"
Flower Colors: 
Brown
Flower Seasons: 
Spring
Special Features: 
Deer Resistant
Growth Habits: 
Compact
Round
Cold Hardiness: 
Zone 4
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Prefers a rich moist neutral to acid soil in woodland or a shady position in the rock garden.

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