G is Ginger

Wild Ginger, that is, not the ginger humans use for cooking. (And we squirrels know about this because everyone asks!)

Wild Ginger

Wild Ginger, Asarum canadense, is a fabulous spring wildflower, with heart-shaped leaves that are slightly fuzzy. The flowers are hidden, so get down on your bees’ knees and take a look under the leaves.

Mystery #53

They sit on the ground and are pollinated by beetles.

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