MUEHLENBECKIA axillaris

Commonly known as Wire vine

Small dark green leaves on this groundcover plant which forms a tight low-lying mat and is useful for covering rockery areas
Further Reading....
  • Deciduous
    Broadly ovate to oblong or rounded mid-green leaves 5-10cm (2-4in) long.
  • Yellow
  • Height
    20cm (8in)
  • Spread
    80cm (32in)
  • Ground cover
    These plants are typically low growing and spread quickly to inhibit weed growth on areas of bare soil
    Small, prostrate or spreading, many-branched shrub. Flowers are produced singly, or in pairs, from the leaf axils.
  • Half hardy - unheated greenhouse / mild winter
    Hardy in coastal and relatively mild parts of the UK except in severe winters and a risk from sudden (early) frosts. May be hardy elsewhere with wall shelter or good micro-climate. Likely to be damaged or killed in cold winters. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -5°C (23°F)
  • Full sun
    Midday shade preferred - shelter from cold winds
  • Partial shade

MUEHLENBECKIA axillaris

 
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  • Additional Features
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    Southeastern Australia, New Zealand.
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
  • Garden Location/Conditions
    Australian / New Zealand
  • Hardiness
    Frost hardy (down to -5)
  • Leaf margin
    Entire
    (see photos above)
  • Leaf shape
    Orbicular
    (see photos above)
    Ovate
    (see photos above)
  • Scented Plants
    Scented flowers
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
    Summer
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
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