Asarum caudatum

Wild ginger

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1 Gallon

Wild ginger, with its 3 to 4 inch fragrant heart shaped evergreen leaves, forms a lush groundcover for shaded areas. The interesting flowers are borne under the leaves.

Common name: Wild ginger
Exposure: Shade
Water: Regular water
Form: Perennial
Height: 8 inches
Flower color: Maroon
Bloom time: Spring
Habitat: Moist places in forests


Mike Luther

The Santa Cruz County California Native Plant Society dedicates the Spring 2021 Plant Sale in memory of Mike Luther, longtime plant propagation team leader extraordinaire. Many of the plants in this sale are the last Mike shepherded for our Chapter. Enjoy them with his good wishes. 

Mike working in our propagation area

Suncrest Nurseries

Santa Cruz County CNPS gratefully thanks Suncrest Nurseries for their continued hosting of our propagation endeavors. Suncrest generously provides nursery space and materials, allowing us to bring more of CA’s native flora to your gardens.

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