Asarum caudatum

Beautiful groundcover for shady areas. Rusty brown, bell-shaped flowers with 3 long points found under its heart-shaped leaves.

 

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Photo credit: Seven Oaks Native Nursery

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Plant Details

Habitat:
Riparian Forests
Bottomland Forests
Mixed Hardwood-Conifer Forest or Woodland
Ground level flowers are beetle pollinated. Shaded areas, understories.
Mature Height:
2-4”
Shade Preference:
Partial Shade, Full Shade,
Soil Tolerance:
Moist soils
Special Uses:
Ornamental; Deer resistant (loved by slugs though)