Sagina subulata 'Aurea'
|Description||Handsome, lush, chartreuse to yellow, moss-like foliage forms a soft mat that works well along walkways and between stepping stones. Tiny translucent white flowers add to its beauty in spring. Tolerates moderate foot traffic. An herbaceous perennial.|
|Light||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Watering||Keep soil lightly moist.|
|Mature Size||Moderate grower to 1 in. tall and 12 in. wide.|
|Care||Thrives in average, well-drained soils. Takes sun in cool, coastal regions; best in bright shade, particularly in hot southern climates. Water regularly to maintain consistent moisture. As a groundcover, space plants 9-12 in. apart; closer for faster fill.|
|Lore||The British Natural History Museum lists S. subulata as native to Scotland where it is known in English as Heath Pearlwort and in Gaelic as Mungan M'intich.|
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