Native woodland native with large heart shaped, dark green leaves that spreads along the forest floor with creeping rhizome roots

In early spring plants bear a dark red-brown flower at ground level hidden under the leaves 

A strong root stock can create a crowded network on the woodland floor, resulting in dense groundcover

Host plant for pipevine Swallowtail butterfly larvae 

Prefers rich, moist soils 

Grows 6-8 inches tall 

Sold in 4.5 inch pots 

Ginger - Asarum canadense