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Asarum splendens

Common Name(s):
Chinese wild ginger
Category:
Groundcover
Comment:

Spreads by short rhizomes; poor drought tolerance

Height:
6 in.
Hardiness:
5 to 9
Foliage:
Thick, arrow-shaped, dark green and gray/silver, mottled leaves
Flower:
2-in., dark purple flowers in spring
Site:
Light to moderate shade; humus-rich, acidic, moist soil
Size:
6 in.
Form:
Tufted
Growth Rate:
Moderate

NCCES plant id: 245

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