Groundcover - Wild Ginger

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Common Name:
Wild Ginger
Hardiness Zone:
Zone 3
Latin Name:
Asarum canadense
Light Requirements:
Part Shade, Shade
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Halifax Store:
Low Availability
Saint John Store:
Not Available
Deep Shade, Deer Resistant, Groundcover, Native Plant
Out of Stock
Available in Store Only


The handsome foliage and high shade tolerance making it a great choice for a woodland, shade, or rain garden Plant it as an edging or border plant and will easily naturalize as a deciduous groundcover in your garden This plant tolerates deer browsing, wet soils, heavy shade, and erosion.

Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil, in part shade to full shade Prefers constantly moist, acidic soils in heavy shade. Spreads slowly by rhizomes to form an attractive ground cover for shade areas.

Halifax Seed’s Plant Material Return Policy offers a 1-year guarantee on perennials up to Zone 4, and a 90-day guarantee on perennials Zone 5 and higher. If a plant has died despite reasonable evidence of care, Halifax Seed will replace the plant or offer store credit equal to the original purchase price. Original receipt and defective plant material must be presented to cashier at time of return.


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