Taxon  Report   734 
Asarum hartwegii  S. Watson
Hartweg's wild ginger,  Hartweg's wildginger, Wild ginger
Asarum hartwegii
© 2009 Ron Wolf
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Asarum hartwegii
© 2008 Neal Kramer
Asarum hartwegii
© 2008 Ron Wolf
Asarum hartwegii, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Asarum hartwegii
© 2011 Barry Rice
Genus: Asarum
Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Asarum hartwegii
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Landscaping information from Calscape
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Feb 25, 2018).

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