Muehlenbeckia axillaris Little Leaf

Creeping Wire Vine

Type: Perennials, Groundcovers
Height: Short 4-6" (Plant 24" apart)
Bloom Time: Late Spring to Early Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Mostly Sunny
Zones: 6-9   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal, Clay, Sandy, Acidic
Flower / Accent: White / White
Pot Size: 3.5" square x 4" deep

Twining mat of glossy tiny green rounded leaves on wiry stems. Fall and winter color of Muehlenbeckia is an attractive bronze green. Non-specific green flowers become black-seeded white berries in late summer. Works well in combination with spring flowering bulbs. Proven Winners® selections are trialed and tested to be colorful, long blooming, carefree and easy to grow.

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

Features to Note:

  • Groundcovers
  • OK in Containers
  • Web Exclusive

Muehlenbeckia General Information:

Muehlenbeckia is ideal for erosion control. Will quickly cover a slope. This variety is a great selections for those spots where grass is not wanted, on banks or under trees.

Muehlenbeckia Plant Care:

Follow a reqular watering schedule during 1st growing season to establish a deep root system. Apply a general purpose fertilizer in Spring before new growth. Once established, mow once a year in the Spring to promote thicker growth.

$6.95 ea.
(3+) $6.50 ea.
Ships: Fall 2016
Plant Code: MULL