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Mazus radicans
@ Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC

Mazus radicans

Freckled Mazus

Item #: 1721

Zones: 7a to 10b

Height: 1" tall

Culture: Part Sun to Light Shade

Origin: New Zealand

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

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We originally got this gem from New Zealand with little hope for its hardiness. However, after our worst winter in over a decade with temperatures just below 0 degrees F it sailed through undamaged. The mat of fingernail-sized lime-green leaves is heavily spotted brown giving the mat a unique speckled appearance. In midspring, the clumps are topped with exquisitely cute, tiny purple and white striped flowers...great to plant under everything in the woodland garden!

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