Asarum is a genus of several dozen species, part of birthwort  family Aristolochiaceae.

Native to temperate zones of the Northern Hemisphere, with some species native East Asia (China, Japan, and Vietnam), some to North America, and one species to Europe.

Uses by native peoples
(Ethnobotany database)

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