Long silvery stems, sometimes reaching 4 feet or more, bear silvery, small leaves. Use this striking plant as a groundcover or in containers.
Noteworthy CharacteristicsD. argentea is native to desert regions of the southwestern U.S. It is drought tolerant.
CareProvide full sun and well-drained soil.
PropagationStart from seed in spring.
- Genus : Dichondra
- Zones : 10, 11
- Plant Width : 3 to 6 feet
- Uses : Containers, Ground Covers
- Tolerance : Drought Tolerant
- Light : Full Sun to Partial Shade
- Maintenance : Low
- Moisture : Medium Moisture
- Plant Type : Perennials
- Characteristics : Showy Foliage
- Foliage Color : Silver/Grey
- Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest
- Plant Height : Under 6 inches