Ontario Native Groundcovers

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Plant Type Alternate name Color Days to harvest Days to maturity Diseases Edible Edible parts Edible uses Family Germination temperature Germination time Growth Habitat Height Leaves Life cycle Light requirement Medicinal Medicinal parts Nitrogen Fixing Nitrogen Usage Pests Plants For A Future Plants of the World Online Propagation - Direct sowing Propagation method Root depth Root type Seed viability Soil type Spacing USDA Hardiness zone Water requirement When to plant (cuttings) When to plant (division) When to plant (transplant) When to sow (indoors) When to sow (outdoors) When to start indoors (weeks) When to start outdoors (weeks) Width Wikipedia wildflower.org link Note
Canadian Anemone
Ranunculaceae Medium 0.6 Perennial Partial sun/shade https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Anemone canadensis https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:13400-2 Light (sandy), Medium, Heavy (clay) 3-7 Moist
Common Silverweed
Potentilla anserina, Silver cinquefoil ✔️ Leaves, Root Rosaceae Fast 0.3 Perennial Full sun, Partial sun/shade https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Potentilla anserina https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:727641-1 Light (sandy), Medium, Heavy (clay) 4-8 Moist 0.25
Field Pussytoes
Snake Root
Canadian wildginger, canada wild ginger, wild ginger Aristolochiaceae Slow 0.1 Perennial Partial sun/shade, Full shade https://pfaf.org/User/Plant.aspx?LatinName=Asarum canadense https://powo.science.kew.org/taxon/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:93467-1 Light (sandy), Medium, Heavy (clay) 3-9 Moist https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asarum_canadense