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Windcliff Fragrant Pachysandra

Pachysandra axillaris 'Windcliff Fragrant'

Pronunciation: pak-ih-SAN-druh ax-ILL-ar-iss
SKU #09319
6-9

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OVERVIEW
Description Uniquely fragrant white flowers appear in early spring, repeating in autumn on this rarely encountered selection of Pachysandra, brought to Monrovia by plant explorer Dan Hinkley. Spreads by rhizomes to form a dense carpet of glossy, dark green foliage, providing an attractive and unique evergreen groundcover for shade or dappled sun.
Light Filtered sun, Full shade, Partial shade, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Early spring; may repeat in fall.
Mature Size Reaches 4 to 6 in. tall, spreading slowly by underground stems.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Evergreen
Special Features Easy Care
Growth Rate Slow
Flower Attributes Fragrant
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Ground Cover
Flower Color White
Foliage Color Green
Companion Plants Hosta (Hosta); Lungwort (Pulmonaria); Periwinkle (Vinca); Bleeding Heart (Dicentra); Brunnera (Brunnera)
CARE
Care Thrives in rich, moist, slightly acidic, well-drained soils. Prefers cool, shaded settings. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system. Space 2 to 3 ft. apart as groundcover; closer for faster coverage. Control weeds with mulch until plants fill in.
HISTORY
Lore Pachysandra is related to the boxwoods, and though it has a much different growth habit and needs shade, it offers similar durability.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 6-9

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.