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Asarum megacalyx
@ J. Springer Gdn, VA

Asarum megacalyx

Giant Flowered Japanese Wild Ginger

Item #: 1702

Zones: 5b to 8b

Height: 3" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: Japan

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

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Asarum megacalyx is a superb wild ginger from Japan, especially for gardeners in colder climates. This evergreen running species makes an excellent groundcover when planted in rich woodland soil. The dark green foliage hides the large dark purple flowers in March.