If you have ever seen a mass of hundreds of tiny lavender moths alighting on a plant, then you have a slight idea of the beauty of the Mazus reptans' blossoms in spring. Sometimes called Purple Creeping Leopards Tongue, in spring, she covers the bed in profuse tiny tubular
that dance about on the foliage like ballerinas.
General information about Mazus reptans:
that dance like butterflies above her foliage in spring time, Mazus is a crowd pleaser for sure!
bright green, twisty foliage with an oval shape that grows up to 2 inches in length, Mazus is prized for her adaptability.
to form a continuous mat that performs beautifully as a
(Yes! She’ll tolerate light
between pavers, or in rock gardens.
She is also perfect if
are an issue as she tends to be resistant.
Because Mazus is
spreading, and it roots as it spreads, you’ll find that in just a few growing seasons, your garden will be resplendent with her springtime dance.
Consider planting Mazus reptans over bulb flowers or lilies where she will offer shade for their root systems without interfering with their growth as well as a lovely pop of color when they aren’t blooming and she is. Pairing plants with different bloom times is a wonderful way to achieve constant color.
Easy to manage and low-maintenance, you’ll want to consider planting Mazus in mass as the more you have of these lovely plants, the more alive and vibrant your garden will be.
Mazus reptans will tolerate and benefit from an occasional light mowing on a high setting.
Not only were the plants delivered promptly!
The care in which they were packed was extraordinarily loving.
Quality of plants were heathy and happy.
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The plants I ordered arrived full and lush. I'm sure they will spread and cover the areas where they've been planted. I will likely be ordering again for other groundcovers in the near future.
I received 24 purple Mazus plants ALL in perfect condition ! I was so impressed with the care of the packaging of the plants and they arrived EXACTLY the date in which I chose :) I will be purchasing more plants from classygroundcovers in the future . And recommending... Read full review >
Looking forward to planting my new ground cover. It snowed the day that I received my plants so I have been bringing them out of the garage during the day and putting them away for the still chilly nights. Will be planting them this weekend. I've been keeping... Read full review >
My plants were very healthy when they arrived. Shortly upon planting, they began to spread. They continue to thrive. I will definitely order from Classy Groundcovers again.
|If you are more than a one-day ship away, we do not recommend shipping this plant during the heat of summer (mid-June through mid-September). Although our shipments are expedited (at most three days in transit), this plant tends to suffer more than average plants when shipped during hot weather (sometimes melting into mush).
You may order them, but understand that we will not replace or refund should any perish.
You may specify a future ship date when you checkout.
- Classy Groundcovers offers free shipping, and your plants never spend more than three days in transit.
- another benefit from shopping with us is that you know
how many days delivery will take
when your order will be shipped
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