Chrysogonum virginianum Pierre

Golden Star

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 8" (Plant 12" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Fall
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Shady
Zones: 5-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower / Accent: Yellow / Yellow
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Soft green, clump-forming foliage hugs the ground and becomes covered with long-blooming, star-shaped, golden flowers. Foliage can remain evergreen in mild winters. Chrysogonum Pierre will brighten a shady spot when combined with small trees and ferns.

Our plant spacing recommendations are based on how quickly these plants will spread in their first season of growth.

Features to Note:

  • Blooms for 4 Weeks or More
  • Groundcovers
  • Evergreen
  • Tried & True / Good for Beginners
  • Dry Shade Tolerant

Chrysogonum General Information:

Chrysogonum is a low-growing, mat-forming plant, similar in structure to Ajuga. Excellent in terms of spread and the extent to which it covers itself with flowers, it creates a delightful ground cover or edging in the perennial border

Chrysogonum Plant Care:

Likes a moist rich soil. No rampant spreading, just consistent even growth. Flowers continuously - no deadheading needed. Easily divided in late spring. Tolerates limited foot traffic. Blooms best in cooler situations.

$7.95 ea.
(3+) $7.50 ea.
Ships: Spring 2017
Plant Code: CHPI