×
To buy, sell or swap plants and use our full service please log in or sign up – GreenPlantSwap is completely free!
Record your plants before you lose the plant labels! Just tick the ‘Garden’ box (below) on each plant. Learn more

Paxistima canbyi

Cliff green

Garden

Wishlist

  • Plant Placeholder

Features

  • BloomsJune
  • Height0.3m to 0.45m
  • Spread0.7m to 1m
  • Growth HabitIrregular bushy
  • Flower ColourGreen red
  • Leaf ColourGlossy dark green

Description

Paxistima canbyi (Cliff green). This low shrub used for groundcover, It is grown for its narrow, evergreen leaves and mounding habit. The flowers and fruit are insignificant.

Characteristics

Evergreen, Shrub

Other common names

Mountain lover

Origin

N. America

Interest and use

Grown for their foliage. Is suitable for ground cover.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


  • Plant Placeholder

Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They will grow easily in any well-drained soil in sun or partial-shade and prefer summer moisture. You can propagate from seeds, cuttings or self-rooted layers.

Propagation

Division in spring or by semi-ripe cuttings in summer.

Search or browse our Glossary of 3,000+ botanical and plant-related terms


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Have something to say about this plant?
Click to write a post, ask a question or share a tip.


Sorry. No results found. Please adjust your search…

    To view Paxistima plants offered near you, enter your postcode or log in.

    Get started & find out why

    Posts of the WeekPosts & Events

    Open your garden for Thrive
    Sunflower

    “It’s not just gardening,
    it makes us healthier and happier”

    Production v5.9.2 (00577d2)