Asarum canadensis

[WILD GINGER]

 $5.00 

Category: Potted Plants
Longevity: HP (zones 2 - 8)
Lighting Conditions: sh - PS
Average Height: 6"
Uses: A C M N O

Native woodland plant with large heart-shaped leaves and urn-shaped brownish flowers which bloom in early spring. Slug pollinated! Native Americans used the root tea for indigestion, cramps, colds, coughs, "female complaints", and a host of other ailments. The root was used like Ginger (Zingiber officinale) by early settlers but is distinctive in aroma and milder in action. Antibiotic properties. Good shade ground cover.

This product was added to our catalog on Saturday 08 January, 2011.
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