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botanical name:
Sutera cordata 'Olympic Gold'
Sutera cordata 'Olympic Gold' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Bacopa
synonyms:  Sutera cordata 'Prosutv', Bacopa cordata 'Olympic Gold'
family:  Scrophulariaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.15m
width: 0.45m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: semi-prostrate
leaf colour: yellow & green
flower colour: white
main season: Summer
aspect: part shade, shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: 0°C
USDA zone: 10 to 11
description:
Compact, trailing habit with good variegated foliage of green and gold leaves. Small five-petalled white flowers.


cultivation:
Moist soil in shade. Frost tender, needs protection to over-winter in cool areas. Often treated as an annual.

Cut-back by about two-thirds to encourage re-blooming.

usage:
Containers, hanging baskets, bedding. Good for brightening shady areas.

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