Grows exceptionally well in full sun Colorado garden. Showy, beautiful coloring gives fantastic curb appeal to my front garden.
- Sun or Shade
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 - 9
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
Grass-like, chartreuse to gold leaves are edged with a thin red margin in spring. Small, soft blue flowers open in the morning and close on sunny days. More sun exposure brings out best gold foliage color.Foliage InterestDeadheading Not NecessaryAttracts:BeesButterfliesNative to North America
CharacteristicsPlant Type:PerennialHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:16 - 18 InchesSpacing:24 - 28 InchesSpread:24 - 28 InchesFlower Colors:BlueFlower Shade:Soft blueFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Colors:YellowFoliage Shade:ChartreuseHabit:MoundedContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Sun or ShadeMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Early SummerBloom Time:Mid SummerHardiness Zones:3a, 3b, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9bWater Category:ConsistentNeeds Good DrainageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilSoil Fertility Requirement:Fertile SoilSoil PH Category:Acidic SoilSoil PH Category:Neutral SoilUses:Border PlantUses:ContainerUses:Mass PlantingMaintenance Notes:
Best in part sun to sun, but will grow in sun to shade. Prefers moist, well-drained soil. Cut plants back after flowering to rejuvenate the foliage.'Charlotte's Web' Tradescantia hybrid USPPAF, Can PBRAF
LaceyJane1 year ago