Dichondra - Rounded, fan-shaped silver foliage which vigorous growth shows a true cascading habit.
The green or silver variety of dichondra is an attractive accent in a garden. Its fast growth makes it valuable as a groundcover or spiller down a wall or container.
They are sun lovers but can grow in part shade
Wait for soil to dry out in between waterings
No-mow lawn subsbtitute
Dense mats of green or silver/green foliage
Pinching will encourage branching for silver variety
Low-tolerance for very cold temperatures and high salinity in soil
- Produces stems up to 120cm long
- Foliage 2-3cm wide
- Plant in well-drained soil and in full sun
- Drought and heat tolerant
- Grows well in pots and tubs, hanging baskets and ground cover