American Wild Ginger
Also known as
British Columbia wild ginger
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American Wild Ginger Overview
This species is native to the mountains of western North America. It is an evergreen perennial which will grow well in deep shade. It will flower from late spring into summer with brown-purple blooms. The leaves are large and about 15cm long and they are kidney shaped.
Common problems with American Wild Ginger
How to propagate American Wild Ginger
Propagation is by division in the spring.
It will self seed readily.
Special features of American Wild Ginger
Other uses of American Wild Ginger
Walls, rock garden, ground-cover.