Love this plant in my 4 ft. wide concrete planter. Hangs down beautifully and complements the Tangerine and Hot Pink geraniums along with the yellow Super bell saffron all topped by a spiky tropical.
- Part Sun to Sun
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
This plant is hardy in zones 3 - 10
Zones are based on the lowest average temperature an area is expected to receive during the winter. They are used to determine whether a plant is likely to be perennial in your area. If your zone is equal to or higher than the zone listed for the plant, it will be hardy for you and thrive in your climate.
My Current Zone
Shiny golden foliage brightens any garden or container; great combination filler plant.Award WinnerFoliage InterestFall InterestDeadheading Not NecessaryResists:Deer
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:ShortGarden Height:2 - 4 InchesSpacing:12 - 14 InchesSpread:12 - 14 InchesFlower Shade:NoneFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Colors:YellowFoliage Shade:ChartreuseHabit:TrailingContainer Role:Spiller
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Sun to SunMaintenance Category:ModerateBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b, 10a, 10bWater Category:AverageUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses Notes:
Use in hanging baskets, containers and window boxes.
PLEASE NOTE: Goldilocks Creeping Jenny Lysimachia is restricted and cannot be shipped to or sold in the state of MA.Maintenance Notes:
Self-cleaning, no deadheading necessary.
Judith Hyde Krieger, Wisconsin, United States, 6 years ago
An old favourite of mine. I remember as a child my mother used to grow it on her rockery.Douglas, Flevoland, Netherlands, 6 years ago
Travels very well in a container or in a rock garden. I planted some of it in a rectangular container and it took over. I had to repot the end flowers. Beautiful colour and really easy to grow. Low to no maintenance. I have been told it is an annual at one place and a perennial at another. I will see how it survives the winter in my shrub bed. Adds great colour to my area and love how it creeps over and around the rocks. I have also been told that it will not harm the growth of my shrubs as they are only in their third year of growth.Donna M, Canada, 6 years ago
invasive, don't plantJohn Smith, Oregon, United States, 6 years ago
Russell Studebaker, Alabama, United States, 8 years ago
great plant wuithout any need to take care of.Russell Studebaker, Maryland, United States, 8 years ago
It holds up to my dogs and does very well in my tree covered yard as well has in baskets. Its easy to care for and maintain if it gets too out of control for you.Emily, Iowa, United States, 8 years ago
Rebecca, Ohio, United States, 8 years ago
Love the contrast with blues and reds. Delightful to see in hanging baskets in a light breeze.Patricia Greuling, Minnesota, United States, 8 years ago
Russell Studebaker, Michigan, United States, 8 years ago
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