• Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Requires regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.
    Average Landscape Size:
    Moderate to slow growth, 6 to 12 in. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Key Feature:
    Cold-Hardy Groundcover
    Blooms:
    Summer
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:gol-THEER-ee-uh pro-KUM-benz
    Plant type:Shrub, Groundcover
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth rate:Moderate
    Average landscape size:Moderate to slow growth, 6 to 12 in. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Summer
    Flower color:White
    Garden styleAsian/Zen, Cottage
    Companion PlantsLily of the Valley (Pieris); Rhododendron (Rhododendron); Snowberry (Symphoricarpos); Strawberry Tree (Arbutus); Oregon Grape Holly (Mahonia)
  • Care
    Care Information
    Provide well-drained soil, rich in organic matter. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with an acid fertilizer after bloom. Keep roots cool with a thick layer of mulch.Pruning time: summer after flowering.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: High
    Requires regular watering to maintain consistently moist soil.