Wild Ginger - Asarum canadense

Blooming in my garden now ist the lovely Asarum canadense, also known as Canada wild ginger, a plant native to eastern North America. The flowers are well hidden below broad leaves. It is a lovely plant, a slow spreading ground cover that is very well behaved.

in my garden: Asarum canadense
Asarum canadense
watercolor, 15 x 22 inches
© Eva-Maria Ruhl

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