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Mazus reptans Purple
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Mazus reptans Purple

Quick spreading deer proof groundcover!
Item: #MAZPU1Q
ZONE 5,6,7,8
As low as $10.19
  • Fast growing ground cover for sun to part shade
  • Ideal small scale lawn substitute
  • Tough ground cover for high traffic areas
  • 100's of small white-purple blooms in late spring
  • Heat & drought tolerant if provided consistent moisture
  • Dense foliage only 2" high. Spreads 18-24" in the first 2 years
  • Pot size: One quart
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Mazus reptans Purple Description

Mazus reptans purple is a Fast Growing Groundcover with 100's of blooms in late spring, and it thrives in sun to part shade. 

Narrow,  1" leaves form a dense carpet of green that remain attractive from spring-fall.  Foliage stays evergreen in warmer climates.

Mazus spreads quickly through rooting stems, and fills in fast without being a nuisance.  Ideal for planting between stepping stones (tolerates foot traffic), or covering large areas of soil.  Mazus is a striking groundcover plant of small green leaves that lend a beautiful flair to Knock Out Roses, or planting over spring flowering bulbs.

Mazus thrives in a medium moist, but well drained environment where it will spread anywhere from 6-12" in a season.

Late spring, hundreds of tiny, tubular purplish-blue flowers with yellow and white markings adorn the foliage. 

Plant Mazus beneath Coneflowers, Hydrangeas, and Knock Out Roses.

Special Features: Deer Resistant,  Easy Care, , Foliage Interest, Heat Tolerant, Multi-seasonal Interest, Pest Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Season Extender

Quick Facts

  • Botanical Name:
    Mazus reptans
  • Common Name:
    Mazus
  • Zone:
    5,6,7,8
  • Sun Exposure:
    Sun to Part Shade
  • Delivery:
    See schedule
  • Ship Form:
    1 Quart
  • Soil Type:
    Normal
  • Soil Moisture:
    Average
  • Height x Width:
    2" X 12"
  • Flower Color:
    Soft Blue
  • Foliage Color:
    Green
  • Bloom Season:
    Summer
  • Uses:
    Alpine & Rock, Container Gardening, Edging, Ground Cover, Rock Garden, Small Spaces, Under Planting
  • Cannot Ship to:
    AK, CAN, HI, PR
  • Patent #:None

Ideas and How-to's

SUGGESTED PRODUCTS

PLANTING GUIDE

Soil: Easily grown in average, medium to wet, well-drained soil. Prefers moist, rich soils.
Light: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium to wet -- roots shouldn't stand in water.
Spacing: 6 - 12 inches
Fertilizing: Mazus may not require annual fertilization if the soil is rich. Spring is the best time to fertilize the plants if necessary. Apply a light application of balanced timed release fertilizer, and rinse the leaves thoroughly after applying to prevent leaf burn.
Winterizing: May need to mulch or protect in zone 5.
Maintenance & Pruning: Will tolerate an occasional mowing. Can be divided in spring.

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