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Scleranthus biflorus
Australian Astroturf
$7.71
Scleranthus biflorus
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Height:
2-3"
Spread:
24-36"
Zone:
9-11
Flower:
green
Foliage:
Emerald green
Light:
sun - partial shade
Bloom Time:
July - August
Description:

This delicious emerald green groundcover is looking very much like a moss. It likes to grow in sun or bright shade and is a member of the Carnation family. It is dense and cushiony and grows only to 3” tall and up to 24-36" across. This Australian native looks great tumbling tightly over rocks, as an edging for rock gardens or carpeting a container. Tolerates heat and sun, needs excellent drainage and thrives on no more than once or twice a week watering.  Use as a base in the border for growing spring bulbs to flower through, tumbling out of retaining walls or in an outdoor miniature or fairy garden. The effect is wonderful. Giving it a feed a couple times a year with a slow release fertilizer like Osmocote will help encourage more growth. Pruning isn’t necessary.

There's a detailed article available on our parent company's site on choosing, locating, planting and maintaining ground cover plants.

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This product was added to our catalog on Friday, March 11, 2016.
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