Dichondra argentea, D. repens
EMERALD FALLS Dichondra Seeds Dichondra repens
Emerald Falls Dichondra, when compared to Silver Falls, grows fuller and not as long, with slightly more rounded, deep green leaves. Emerald Falls creates a dense, symmetrical, just clipped appearance that looks very attractive in hanging baskets, where it will trail about 2 ft. over the edge.
Emerald Falls Dichondra also makes an outstanding low growing, 2-4 in. tall ground cover. Like Silver Falls, it is heat and drought tolerant, needing only sun and well-drained soil to thrive.
Available February 1st
SILVER FALLS Dichondra Seeds Dichondra argentea
Vigorous and easy to grow, 3-4 in. tall cascading annuals carry soft velvety, fan-shaped silvery foliage which can spread 3-5 ft. across. Very showy, Silver Falls dichondra makes dramatic hanging baskets or an excellent temporary ground cover. Plants are heat and drought tolerant, needing only sun and well-drained soil to thrive.
How to Plant Dichondra Seeds
Sow dichondra seed in cell packs or flats, press into soil, do not cover. Needs light to germinate. Kept at 70-75° F., germination is in 4-15 days. Transplant into the garden after all danger of frost.