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Silver Falls Dichondra


This easy to grow perennial makes an eye-catching container plant with its cascading habit and can also be used effectively as a small-scale ground cover. The attractive silky green heart-shaped leaves are slightly hairy giving them an overall silvery appearance. Grows only 2-3 inches tall and spreads 4-6 feet wide by adventitious runners.

Dichondra argentea

Leaf Characteristics

Leaf texture : Silky, silvery

Leaf width : 1"

Leaf shape : Heart-shaped

Leaf color : Green

Flower Characteristics

Flower color :Yellow

Plant Anatomy

Foliage growth cycle : n/a

Average size maturity width : 4-6 ft.

Average size maturity height : <1/2 ft.

Cultural Information

USDA Zone : 20 to 25 F( Z9a)

Sunset zone : 8-10, 12-24

Water requirements : Regular

Light exposure : Partial Sun

Landscape Attributes

Attractive bark :Yes