Pachysandra terminalis - dark green leaves
  • Pachysandra terminalis
  • Pachysandra terminalis
  • Pachysandra terminalis - dark green leaves

Pachysandra terminalis


(Japanese Spurge) Pachysandra terminalis is a tough, evergreen, ground cover plant which is very useful as ground cover, growing in most soils and in sun or shade.

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A tough, evergreen, ground cover plant which is native to the moist deciduous woods of China and Japan. Pachysandra terminalishas dark green, glossy leaves and clusters of tiny white flowers in early summer.

Over time Pachysandra terminalis grows to form a dense, spreading mat. A versatile, low maintenance plant with will grow well in very heavy shade!

  • Position: Sun or shade. Pachysandra terminalis will grow well in heavy shade.
  • Soil: Any fertile soil.
  • Hardiness: Hardy.
  • Flowering Period: May to June.
  • Rate of Growth: Moderate to vigorous.
  • Habit: Pachysandra terminalis grows to be a spreading, dense ground cover plant.
    • Height: 0.2 m (1/2 ft)
    • Spread: 1.5 - 2 m (5 - 6 ft)
  • Notes: If planting Pachysandra terminalis to cover a large area within a reasonable time frame, we would suggest planting several at 80 - 100 cm (2 - 3 ft) apart.
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Data sheet

How Much Sun
Shade, Light Shade, Full Sun
Eventual Size
Ground Cover
Growing Conditions
Soil: Not Fussy, Soil: Acid, Site: Coastal Areas, Site: Windy, Soil: Dry/Sandy, Soil: Damp/Wet
Special Features
Evergreen, Suitable for Containers

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