Rubus calycinoidesItem #2596 USDA Hardiness Zone: 7 - 9
Deep green, coarse textured, lobed leaves on creeping stems form a very dense mat. Some leaves turn bronze or red in winter for added interest. A superb, adaptable groundcover and weed barrier. Allow to creep over rocks in a rock garden.
- OverviewLight Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.Average Landscape Size:Dense, mat to 1-2 in. tall, creeping about 1 ft. per year.
- DetailDeciduous/evergreen:Semi-evergreenGrowth habit:SpreadingGrowth rate:SlowAverage landscape size:Dense, mat to 1-2 in. tall, creeping about 1 ft. per year.Foliage color:GreenBlooms:Inconspicuous; prized for foliage.
- CareCare InformationFollow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Control weeds until the plants have filled in. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer.Light Needs:Partial to full sunWatering Needs:Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.