Asarum splendens, wild ginger

Category: Shade Perennials
Family: Aristolochiaceae
Origin: Asia
Evergreen: semi-evergreen
Flower Color: purple
Bloom Time: spring
Height: 3 inches
Width: 4 ft
Exposure: part or filtered sun
Irrigation: medium
Cold Hardiness: -20 F
Description: The attraction is the olive green and silver mottled foliage that makes a wonderful groundcover in a well-drained mulched bed.