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Arrow-Leaf Ginger

Asarum canadense

Although not related to culinary ginger, this native's roots carry the same scent. Attractive dark red flowers hidden by foliage blooms in spring.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms late spring to early summer

Mature Height:

6-12 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-6 Find your zone

Exposure:

Partial Sun,Full Shade

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 50-65° F providing 50% shade, keeping plants evenly moist, never completely dry. Plants generally finish in 8-10 weeks based on growing conditions.
Plants Per Gallon: 1

Transplanting Instructions:

Plant in well draining organically rich soil with an acidic pH. Handle carefully, keep crown of plant just below soil surface, spread roots downward in the pot. Once planted, water immediately to settle the soil around the roots.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Plant in moist, humus-rich soil in partial sun to shade.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.