The most sought-after of all asarum species, from Aristolochiaceae family - related to Dutchman's pipe. This clumping species from China has large, 6", glossy, rounded arrowhead-shaped, green leaves. It is certainly best-known for its stunning flowers (often the subject of fine paintings). The 2" flower is velvet-black outside with a stunning white interior. This easy-to-grow species really responds well to rich humus-laden soils and high fertility. A well-grown 10" tall x 18" wide clump of Asarum maximum 'Green Panda' is simply stunning.
Green Panda is a perennial groundcover that has evergreen leaves. A great landscape plant for tucking into corners or planted in mass in the shade. It is a perfect container plant, great for indoor culture thanks to its shade tolerance.
The plant is cold tolerant.