Quicksilver Chinese Wild Ginger
Asarum splendens 'Quicksilver'
Full shade, Partial shade
Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||as-AIR-um SPLEN-denz|
|Average Size at Maturity||Forms a vigorously spreading, dense mat 6 to 12 in. tall.|
|Bloom Time||Spring into Summer|
|Landscape Use||Woodland Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial shade|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Dramatic Foliage Color, Shade Loving|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly to maintain wet or evenly moist soil - weekly or more.|
|Key Feature||Shade Loving|
Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 2 ft. to 3 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 6 - 9