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.
Planting Density: 1-2 plants per m², 1-2 plants per linear metre.
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.
Top Flat Mat™ Wholesale Growers
Some of the top wholesale growers listed below do also sell retail, those marked as Trade Only will not, all others will sell direct to the general public.
|BALNARRING||03 5983 0166|
|BLIND BIGHT||03 5998 3762|
|Rodilesa Plant Supplies||JUNORTOUN||03 5449 3966|
|Prestige Plants Australia
|KINGLAKE||03 5786 2036|
|Wombat Gully Plant Farm Geelong||MOOLAP||03 5248 6911|
|Yarra View Nursery||MT EVELYN||03 9737 0400|
|WANDIN EAST||03 5964 2971|
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This website gives general information for the states/regions in Australia. For local information on which plants work in your area contact your local grower. Local grower knowledge is vital, this website is no substitute.
Heights shown on the website are for general gardening conditions. In well maintained gardens, some plants will get taller.