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Houttuynia (hew-te'-nee-uh)

Chameleon Plant

Spreading ground cover, heart-shaped leaves, nice fall color, named in honor or Maarten Houttuyn (1720-1798), a Dutch biologist, leaves can be eaten in salads. Companion Plants: Ferns, Iris pseudacorus, Liriope.

cordata 'Chameleon'

Attractive heart-shaped variegated leaves in shades of green, golden-yellow and burnt-red on dark-stemmed plants that sport white four-petaled flowers with high centers, vigorous spreading plants, aromatic foliage, blooms late spring - early summer, grows 10-12".

Hardiness Zone: 3-8, AHS Heat-Zone: 8-1

Full Sun to Full Shade Deer ResistantFragrant Flowers or FoliageGood For Wet LocationsGround Cover


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