(Redwood Sorrel) Native to the coastal forests of the Pacific from central California to Brittish Colombia, this tough native forms carpets of lush looking leaves in even the densest shade. A real bonus are the cool season flowers, large lavendar pink with a yellow center.
Groundcover plants for dry shade are highly sought after. Given chance to establish, they are lush and lovely with minimal watering. Unlike many dry tolerant plants, this one also does well with any amount of regular watering.
This is a selected clone from our farm in Elk, California.
If you live in suburbs or rural areas where deer plunder gardens, Salvias (sages) can be part of your plan for discouraging these hungry visitors. Here are some tips.