Jennifer Anderson, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database
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Jennifer Anderson, hosted by the USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database

Wild Ginger (Asarum canadense)

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This herbaceous perennial is hairy, especially the petioles and calyx. Canadian wild ginger is an alternate food source for the pipevine swallowtail butterfly (Battus philenor).

Shade Tolerance: Part Shade to Full shade

Moisture: Moist

Soils:

Height: 6" tall

Bloom Time: April-June

Color: Red, Brown

Deer Resistant: Yes

Uses: Groundcover, home garden

USDA Plant Fact Sheet


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