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Ajania pacifica

Previously known as:

  • Chrysanthemum pacificum
  • Dendranthema pacificum
Phonetic Spelling
ah-JAHN-ee-ah pa-SIF-ik-ah
Description

Spreads by rhizomes; heavy feeder; not drought tolerant.  This groundcover is moderately salt tolerant.

 

Site: Sun to light shade; moist, well-drained soil

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#gold#sun#deciduous#yellow#full sun#fall flowers#light shade#yellow flowers#salt tolerant#fall interest#rapid growth#silver#grows fast#scalloped#groundcover#multicolored
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#gold#sun#deciduous#yellow#full sun#fall flowers#light shade#yellow flowers#salt tolerant#fall interest#rapid growth#silver#grows fast#scalloped#groundcover#multicolored
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Ajania
    Species:
    pacifica
    Family:
    Asteraceae
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    Salt tolerant
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Ground Cover
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Growth Rate:
    Rapid
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Usda Plant Hardiness Zone:
    6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Fall
    Flower Description:
    Button-like yellow flowers in fall
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Characteristics:
    Deciduous
    Leaf Color:
    Gray/Silver
    Green
    White
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Scallop-edged, grayish green leaves with sharp, white margins
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Resistance To Challenges:
    Salt