Asarum canadense

Canadian Wild Ginger

USDA Hardiness Zone 3-9

Glossy, heart-shaped leaves grow at ground level. Great groundcover that creates a solid patch for the part shade to shade area. Brown blooms are hidden beneath the foliage.

Height

4-8 Inches

Spread

12 Inches

Color

Yellow/Gold/Bronze

Bloom Time

May

Good Companions

Coral Bells (Heuchera ), Heartleaf Bergenia, Pigsqueak (Bergenia cordifolia), Variegated Japanese Sedge (Carex oshimensis), Yellow Corydalis (Corydalis lutea), Sierra Shooting Star (Dodecatheon jeffreyi)

Characteristics & Attributes

Attributes & Uses
Ground Cover
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Foliage Color
Green
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Spring
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Soil Moisture Preference
Rich
Well-drained
Organic
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