By Tammy Sons
Wild Ginger Is very common in countries like Japan and China. You can also find some varieties of this plant in North America and Europe as well. This plant tastes and also smells like the ginger root. This plant can be used as a spice. This plant was used by early settlers to make food items such as syrups and candy. The Native Americans used this plant to treat wounds and also used it in dealing with infections. This plant will look great when added to a flower garden or a natural area that is mostly shaded. It will grow very well in shaded areas. This plant makes a beautiful ground cover for those bare spots in a natural area where it is nothing will grow. This plant has also been known to attract a wide variety of butterflies. Some people also claim that when this plant is burned that insects will not come near it so they use it as an insect repellent. You can only use the roots of this plant because the leaves from this plant are considered to be poisonous. The leaves on this plant will remind you of little jugs that have been turned over. This plant was also used as a form or deodorant in the early days. You can order this plant from online plant and tree nurseries. You will also receive the best prices available and you order will arrive at your door in top quality condition. These plants will be ready to plant as soon as they arrive.