Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum asiaticum ‘FT01’
- Lower growing
- Forms a ground cover more quickly
- Excellent as a ground cover, border, for covering fences and can be trained to arches, trellises etc.
Description: Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum is lower growing, and forms a ground cover more quickly compared to the common form. It makes a flatter climber when supported on trellises etc. It requires less pruning to form a flatter ground cover.
Size: 30-40cm high x 3-4m wide.
Uses: It is excellent as a ground cover, border, a container plant, for covering fences, walls, pergolas, and can be trained to arches, trellises, etc.
Position: Full sun to part shade. Tolerates drought and cold. The Flat Mat™ plant suits most soil types.
Care: Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established and keep moist in dry weather. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune after flowering.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, NT, SA & WA.
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Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.