General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 8-12 inches
Plant Spread: 12-18 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flower Color: White
Flower Time: Spring
Uses: Provides winter interest
Will Naturalize
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Stolons and runners

Common names
  • Japanese Spurge
  • Pachysandra
  • Japanese Pachysandra
  • Carpet Box

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foraygardengirl On April 14, 2016 Bloomed
SuperHappyCamper On February 18, 2022 Obtained plant
Purchased at Pike's.
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