Genus Species: Centella cordifolia
Common / Product Name: Swamp Pennywort
Habit: GROUND COVER (GC)
Height x Width: 0.05 – 0.05m x 1.00 – 2.00m
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Medium / Moist soils
Coastal Tolerance: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Low
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Spring / ends: Mid Summer
Flower Colour: White to Pink
Irrigation: Yes requires regular water in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Prefers temperate to sub tropical climates with high moisture levels, will tolerate short periods as low as -3°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Low 40’s°C will tolerate higher temperatures for short periods.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.