Asarum canadense, commonly called wild ginger, is a Missouri native spring wildflower which occurs in rich woods and wooded slopes throughout the State. Basically a stemless plant which features two downy, heart-shaped to kidney-shaped, handsomely veined, dark green, basal leaves.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Canada wild ginger, Canadian snakeroot, and broad-leaved asarabacca
Maximum Reachable Height
0.50 to 1.00 feet
April to May
easy to grow
Planting and care
Ginger root grows in part to full shade and likes rich, loose soil.
If you will be planting ginger in the ground, it s a good idea to add lots of compost or rotted manure to the chosen spot.
To start with, soak the ginger root overnight in warm water to get it ready for planting. Fill your pot with very rich but well draining potting soil.
Part shade to full shade
Medium to wet
Apply any organic fertilizer
Ginger special feature
Flowers are quite attractive on close inspection, but bloom singly on or near the ground and are usually hidden from view by the foliage.
to treat a number of ailments including dysentery, digestive problems, swollen breasts, coughs and colds, typhus, scarlet fever, nerves, sore throats, cramps, heaves, earaches, headaches, convulsions, asthma, tuberculosis, urinary disorders, and venereal disease
For savory foods rather than sweet ones
They are used in Tea as well
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Ginger ?
Ginger is commonly known as Canada wild ginger, Canadian snakeroot, and broad-leaved asarabacca
How tall do Ginger grow?
On average Ginger grows 0.50 to 1.00 feet
What color are Ginger ?
A Ginger plant bears flowers of color Pink
When Ginger blooms?
With enough light, Ginger may produce Pink flowers in April to May
How hard is Ginger to grow?
A Ginger is easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Ginger need?
A Ginger prefers Part shade to full shade
How much water does a Ginger need?
A Ginger prefers watering Medium to wet
What kind of soil does a Ginger need?
A Ginger prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Ginger like?
A Ginger prefers 15.5°C (59.9°F).
How often should I fertilize my Ginger ?
To encourage Ginger growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
Monday, 04 November 2019
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