Golden-lime groundcover dotted with small mauve-purple flowers, ideal used as a low growing contrasting border or mass planting. Great for containers and baskets. Plant with white and mauve cuphea for a vibrant low maintenance groundcover.
Cuphea hyssopifolia Aurea DESCRIPTION: Small lavender-purple blooms through the year, on golden foliage year-round. USE IN: Ideal for low hedges, borders and rockeries for a splash of contrasting colour. Mass underplanting. Suitable for pots and baskets.Excellent for attracting beneficial pollinators. LOCATION: Sunny to part shade, suitable to exposed areas in most parts of Australia. Plant in a free draining soil rich in organic matter for best results. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune as required to promote dense growth habit. Apply slow release fertiliser during spring. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 45 cm H x 45 cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These are tube-stock plants with healthy young roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80 mm x 42 mm wide.