Provided for consumer information—Monrovia is not currently growing this plant.

  • Overview
    Light Needs:
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
    Average Landscape Size:
    4 to 6 inches tall, spreading
    Key Feature:
    Groundcover
    Blooms:
    Early spring, repeating again in Autumn
    Landscape Uses:
  • Detail
    Botanical Pronunciation:pack-ee-SAND-rah ax-ILL-ar-iss
    Deciduous/evergreen:Evergreen
    Growth habit:Spreading
    Growth rate:Slow
    Average landscape size:4 to 6 inches tall, spreading
    Special features:Easy Care
    Foliage color:Green
    Blooms:Early spring, repeating again in Autumn
    Flower color:White
    Flower attributesShowy Flowers
  • Care
    Care Information
    Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. As a groundcover, space plants 2 ft. to 3 ft. apart, (closer for faster coverage). Control weeds with mulch until the plants cover the area.
    Light Needs:
    Light needs: Full Shade
    Full to partial shade
    Watering Needs:
    Water needs: Moderate
    Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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