Quick to fill in, forms a dense mat of twisty green foliage. A great over-planting for bulbs. Mini orchid-like flowers have three-fingered petals with one curving upwards. Sports a central leopard spotted highlight. Will tolerate some foot traffic. Blue flowers
Mazus are creeping groundcovers for a sunny to partly shaded area. Deer resistant groundcover, prefers a moist soil, not for zones 3 & 4, may need to mulch or protect in zone 5.
Benefits from a fertile, moist soil in a sheltered location. Good overplanting for lilies and bulbs, will tolerate an occasional mowing. Can be divided in spring.