Chrysogonum virginianum - Golden Star, Golden knee

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  • Evergreen

  • Flowers attract bees

  • Flowers attract butterflies

  • Plant for shade

  • Rarely offered for sale

A lovely ground cover perennial which remains evergreen in mild winters. Heart-shaped, hairy, bright green leaves clothe the stems and in late spring and summer bright yellow, daisy-like flowers appear which are attractive to pollinating insects. Spreads by stolons like Ajuga. 

Prefers a fertile, well-drained soil in shade. Will tolerate sun but needs a constantly moist soil. 

Height: 4-6 inches / 10-15cm

Spread: 10 - 18 inches / 25-45cm

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    0kg - 0.29kg - £2

    0.3kg - 1kg - £3.50

    1.1kg - 2.5kg - £5.75

    2.6kg - 5kg - £6.50

    5.01kg - 15kg - £8.00

    Over 15kg - FREE

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