• Zone 3,4,5,6,7,8,9
  • Bloom Season Spring
  • Bloom Color Green
  • Usage Flower Gardens And Beds
  • Ships Year Round
  • Height At Maturity Under 3 Feet
  • Exposure Full Shade
  • Categories Ground Covers
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Wild Ginger

Ground Covers

$5.99 - $159.99


SKU: 20

Product Description



Wild Ginger is a Native Perennial Plant

Wild ginger grows in the eastern part of the United States and can be easy to grow. Let’s imagine what this plant looks like, though. The leaves of this plant look heart-shaped and are glossy like photos. They are a deep green color, and with a dense colony of this plant, it can seem like a leaf-like mat. The flower of this plant is located at the base. They are ball-shaped, with three tips growing off of them.

Wild ginger grows very fast and has bright green leaves that are glossy. They grow well in zones 3 to 7 and can only grow up to 10 inches tall. The bloom is small and burgundy. Each leaf is dark green with lighter green streaks in it. To grow at its best, it will need shade to do its best. This plant prefers full shade but can grow in some sun.

 The beautiful plant will grow to be six to twelve inches tall. It will grow very well when planted in climate zones four through eight. It will grow in the shade or whole sun areas. It will love to be where the soils and moist and acidic. This beautiful plant will usually bloom during April and May each year. When it’s mature, it will have beautiful leaves that look like a heart. The beautiful flowers that it will provide will seem to be peaking and playing hiding when they are in bloom because they will appear to be peeking through the gorgeous green leaves of this plant. These are great plants and are very popular with homeowners and gardeners. They will take little to no maintenance and grow if the soils and lighting are excellent. They can also work great to prevent soil erosion on steep banks and even around water gardens and lakes, ponds, rivers, and creeks when in a shady area. This plant is also called Asarum Canadense by the botanical name.

Wild Ginger Works Great to Prevent Soil Erosion on Steep Banks and Around Water Gardens, Lakes, Ponds, Rivers, and Creeks

It will provide an area with a gorgeous green and lively color and look very natural when growing in gardens and other natural areas. This plant is very trouble-free and is also not bothered by a lot of pests or diseases. However, it can be damaged by slugs or some snails, but this does not happen very often. This plant will also be very deer resistant and will not be harmed by the deer eating them. This plant is loved by butterflies that will use it as a food source. This plant will also add a unique look to areas under large shade trees when no other plants will grow and be beautiful when grown in these areas. This plant will add a pleasant and natural look and is also great to use as an edging plant around gardens, walkways, driveways, water gardens, and even around pool areas. It grows in the wild in Missouri and is often found in wooded regions growing like a wildflower. It will have a beautiful flower that will be a purplish-brown but will be nestled under the gorgeous green leaves and is as though it is in hiding. They will typically bloom near the ground and will not be as tall as their leaves. This plant was used a lot by early Americans as a spice plant to cook with, but today used as an ornamental plant for gardens and other areas in landscaping. The leaves will be rather large on this plant and will look fabulous where ever it grows. It grows dense and thick and lower to the ground. It can be divided and spread out to cover larger areas, and it is best to do this during the fall when they are dormant and not to grow.

Wild Ginger is a native perennial that can grow up to 12 inches when fully mature.

The leaves are branched and can grow to around 3 inches long and up to 4 inches wide. This plant loves fertile, loamy soil with partial shade. Ginger has many health benefits and is used in tea, herbal medicines, or cooking. The flower’s color shows to be a brownish-purple color. This plant grows with a height of four to ten inches and six to twelve inches. It needs shade, and the soil must be well-drained but moist still.

 This plant would look great added to a raised garden bed that is not being used anymore, and they will supply a very natural look and feel and will look amazing as it blankets these areas will a gorgeous green color.

The blooms will appear on these plants in the early spring months and will be hidden underneath the large leaves, so homeowners and gardeners will need to look at these blooms because they do not last for a long time and will die out rather quickly. It can also grow by seeds, but it is best to purchase these plants from an online nursery where they will already be tall and grow faster. If grown from seeds, they can take some time to grow and become healthy. This plant is also called Heart Snakeroot, Woodland Ginger, Indian Ginger, Cat foot, and Ginger Root. It is an excellent plant and is sometimes classified as a wildflower but is an excellent perennial and will grow back each year after it grows. When a homeowner or gardener is planting these plants, they will need to be around eight inches and become beautiful. This plant looks fantastic and will have a gorgeous look when planted with other perennials such as Maidenhair Fern, Large-flowered trillium, and Dutchman’s Breeches. It will create an excellent look for all-natural areas and build a border or edging for sidewalks and driveways.

Also, Hosta and Japanese painted ferns look fantastic when planted with this beautiful green plant. The leaves will be very shiny and beautiful when fully grown. These are unusual plants to add to gardens, natural areas, rock gardens, water gardens and create unique-looking borders because they are suitable for all homeowners and gardeners. They will also love to brilliant green as they grow, and these plants are kin to the evergreen. The roots of this plant will have a pleasant fragrance and will provide that beautiful and sweet scent of ginger when removed from the ground. It is a fast grower and will become a terrific ground cover and will not take over other plants around it. It will look amazing and will provide a very natural look at all areas where it grows. This plant may need some additional watering during dryer seasons, especially during the summer when the temperatures climb so high and create drier conditions.

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