Asarum europaeum
Asarum europaeum
European Wild Ginger
This evergreen groundcover forms a lush carpet of glossy green leaves. Unusual purplish-green flowers appear hidden beneath the foliage in late spring. It grows best in rich, moist soil in part shade. A "Great Plant Pick" for the Pacific Northwest! (Perennial,Groundcover)
Bloom time Size Exposure
Spring 3" tall x 12" wide Part Shade Shade 
Hardiness Zone:4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11
zone map Cold Hardy to -30° to -20°F
Evergreen EvergreenFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
May Naturalize May NaturalizeNW Great Plant Pick NW Great Plant Pick
Tolerates moist soil Tolerates moist soil