Lysimachia nummularia
Lysimachia nummularia

Lysimachia nummularia

Creeping Jenny

Primulaceae

Height

10 cm

Flower colour

yellow

Flowering time

July - August

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun - partial shade

Soil

humus rich, tolerates both dry and moist soils

pH

acid - neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

moderately hardy

Plant range

Europe

Lysimachia is a genus of around 100 species in the primrose family, Primulaceae, native to Eurasia. Most species native to Europe have yellow flowers, while species native to Asia often have white flowers. They prefer fairly moist soil.

Propagation:


Division in spring.


Seed - sown in January - March.

Seed just covered and stored at 15-20°C (60-68°F) until germination. 

A mat forming ground cover plant. Grows best in humus rich soil

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