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Leptinella pusilla

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Family: Asteraceae (ass-ter-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Leptinella (lep-tin-EL-luh) (Info)
Species: pusilla (pus-ILL-uh) (Info)

Synonym:Cotula pusilla
Synonym:Leptinella perpusilla

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Category:
Alpines and Rock Gardens
Groundcovers
Perennials
Ferns

Height:
under 6 in. (15 cm)

Spacing:
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)
USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)
USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Partial to Full Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Chartreuse (Yellow-Green)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Evergreen
Silver/Gray

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Neutral jerushae On Jun 29, 2010, jerushae from Ottawa
Canada wrote:

I tried this plant last year and the chipmunks loved it. Has anyone else had this trouble and found a solution? They ate it like candy and dug into the soil to get the rest.

The plant looks great but I can;t grow more until the rodents leave it alone.

Jerushae

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Peoria, Illinois



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