Asarum splendens 'Quicksilver' Chinese Wild Ginger

$18.95
$18.95
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Description

Asarum splendens 'Quicksilver' is an Asian ginger with large, leathery dark green leaves that are mottled with silver. Also referred to as Chinese Wild Ginger, Asarum splendens 'Quicksilver' is a rhizomatous spreader making it a great ground cover. It has 2" dark

Asarum splendens prefers shade and humus-rich, moist soil. 'Quicksilver' tolerates clay and damp soils and is relatively fast growing compared to other Asian Ginger.

Characteristics

  • Common Names: Chinese Wild Ginger
  • Zones: 6-9
  • Light Requirements: Part Shade to Shade
  • Soil Preference: Prefers moist, well-drained soil
  • Height at Maturity: 6-8
  • Width at Maturity: 10-12
  • Bloom Color: Purple
  • Bloom Time: Late spring
  • Foliage Color: Gray/Silver

Special Features

  • Attracts:
  • Tolerates: Deer. Rabbits.
  • Other Features: Evergreen.

Care and Growing Tips

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Shipping Info

 

All orders placed now will be held until late August/early September when our fall shipping season begins. We stop shipping plants every summer due to the high temperatures. We appreciate your patience!

If you'd like to receive your order before our fall season, you can leave a note for us on the Cart page before you reach checkout. Please note that we will have to wait for a window of cooler temperatures to ship. We cannot promise any particular shipping date during the summer. 

 

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Please note: Depending on the time of year, the foliage of the plants may be trimmed to fit into our shipping boxes. This could delay the flowering of the plant, but many perennials actually benefit from being cut back.

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