Asarum harperi 'Eco Dark Heartlet'
Harper's Wild Ginger
Item #: 5841
Zones: 5a to 9b
Height: 4" tall
Culture: Light Shade to Shade
Origin: United States
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L) ?
Note: This plant is not currently for sale. This is an archive page preserved for informational use.
This selection of the southeast native A. harperi (AL, GA, MS) was made by plantsman extraordinaire Don Jacobs. The small, rounded glossy green leaves have a mottled silver pattern, but also a dark green heart pattern in the center of each leaf. In late spring, the clumps are adorned with large, barrel-shaped flowers tucked just below the foliage.