COMMON NAME Golden Creeping Jenny, Loosestrife
TYPE prostrate rampant groundcover, roots readily along stems of indefinite length with small, round golden colored leaves
GROWTH ENVIRONMENT best in moist soils, bogs, woodlands, borders, containers
SOIL moist, well – drained soil or boggy soils
ZONE 4 – 8
FLOWER COLOR open bright yellow flowers in leaf axils
NARRATIVE Best as a groundcover in moist soils. Blooms profusely in early summer almost completely covering the leaves. Roots readily and will spread quickly to cover the ground with lush golden foliage. May need supplemental water during dry spells. Can be propagated easily by dividing small rooted sections.