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Muehlenbeckia axillaris ‘Nana’
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Muehlenbeckia

Muehlenbeckia axillaris ‘Nana’ full sun  partial shade

Native to Australia and New Zealand, Creeping Wire Vine features miniature dark green glossy foliage and wiry copper-hued stems topped by intriguing translucent fruit with black seeds. The dapper oval-shaped leaves are closely set, broadcasting bronzed foliar shades during hot spells or frosty weather. In addition to its innate good looks, this versatile small-scale ground cover vaunts a rugged constitution that withstands foot traffic, drought and salt spray, flourishes in sun or shade and sustains a tidy easy-care appearance all season long. Muehlenbeckia a. ‘Nana’ makes the perfect semievergreen choice for well-drained tight spaces like the rockery or between pavers and spilling from a container plus softening garden pathways.

Size: 2' 0"–4' 0" high x 9"–12" wide. Zone 5/6.

Muehlenbeckia axillaris ‘Nana’ (P-1847)
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Nearly 65” of rain coupled with chilly spring days spawned a remarkable surge of lush foliar growth, plus spectacular long-lasting flowers in our nursery & garden this year. Spring is always such an exciting time as we watch the multitude of leaves, buds and blooms that seemingly unfurl over night plus the numerous new shoots stretching skyward. Dicentra ‘Gold Heart’s delicate golden foliage glows in dappled shady niches, while the dark leaves of Eupatorium ‘Chocolate’, Astrantia ‘Moulin Rouge's exquisite domes, and the richly colored Sedum ‘Jose Aubergine’ promise to turn more than a few heads in your garden. Perhaps you could let Campanula ‘Blue Waterfall’ cascade down your garden steps, or brighten up a sunny bed with Geum ‘Prinses Juliana’. We hope you’ll make room for a few of these shrubs & perennials. Our extensive display borders which surround the nursery are now open through Colombus Day weekend. Our first guided Saturday Stroll is June 24th., followed by July 15th & 29th. We hope you’ll come visit us this summer.

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