Asarum macranthum var. taitonense

Taiwan Wild Ginger

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Item #: 2674

Zones: 7a to 9b

Dormancy: Evergreen

Height: 8" tall

Culture: Light Shade to Shade ?

Origin: Taiwan

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?


This very rare creeping species from the hills of Taiwan has 4" long silvery patterned evergreen triangular shaped leaves similar in appearance to the US native A. arifolium. In spring, expect to see a ring of brownish purple flowers along the base...at least if you take a peek under the leaves.