Evergreen Ginger - Asarum Europeaum
Climate Zone: 3 to 11
Mature Height: up to 6 inches
Mature Width: 4 to 6 inches
Sunlight: full sun to partial shade
Soil Conditions: various soils
Botanical Name: Asarum Europeaum
This plant will add a wonderful green color to your flower garden and other natural areas.Very easy to take care of. Wild ginger looks amazing. It has a faint fragrance to it when it does grow.Grows fast and it will be very dark green all year round. It makes a great ground cover also. Being a small plant it has small leaves that look like little hearts or lily pads. Many people develop this plant so they use it for cooking. Ginger is inexpensive and easy to grow. Used for medicinal and herbal uses. It grows great in well fully shaded ares where other plants seem not to grow and is a gorgeous green color. Gorgeous when it grows and again is an amazing bright, vibrant green color and the leaves will be a little shiny looking when the plant is fully grown.
Wild Ginger plant has been around for hundreds of years. The smell and aroma that this plant gives off just by being brushed up against or the leaves broken are indescribable. Ginger has many healthy remedies as well as herbal. Ginger can be used in cooking to accent flavor.