Native Region: China
Zone Range: 6-8
Preferred Climate: temperate
Harvest Date: Friday 11 July, 2014
Seed count: 15-20
This elegant perennial has glossy green heart-shaped leaves on maroon petioles and bears small, starry white flowers on wiry stems well above the foliage in spring. Foliage aquires bronze tints in cooler temperates. Height 18 inches;spread 24 inches. An excellent ground cover for shady sites; associates well with ferns, epimediums, hostas and hellebores.
For maximum freshness, please keep seed refrigerated in its original packaging until it is time to plant. Sow seed in containers in a cold frame as soon as available. Grow in moist but well-drained soil in part- to full shade. Likes a moist soil.