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botanical name:
Sagina subulata 'Aurea'
Sagina subulata 'Aurea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Pearlwort
synonyms:  Sagina glabra 'Aurea'
family:  Caryophyllaceae
characteristics: perennial, ground-cover
height: 0.01m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-acid
minimum temp: -18°C
USDA zone: 7 to 9
description:
Mat forming with slender, rooting stems of pointed, linear, yellow-green leaves, about 1cm long. Small 5-petalled white flowers borne on short stems in summer.

cultivation:
Moist but well drained, poorish, acid to neutral soil in full sun or light shade in hot locations. Dislikes hot, dry conditions.

usage:
Low ground cover for rock gardens, alpine beds or between paving.

other notes:
From central and western Europe.

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