Japanese Spurge {54 Pots - 2 1/2 in.}

Pachysandra terminalis is the common variety (compare with shiny or variegated Pachysandra) and is one of the most popular groundcovers.

If you are considering purchasing this plant in bare root form, please read about bare root plants so you know what to expect.
General information about Pachysandra terminalis (Japanese Spurge):
If you were fortunate to grow up near a forest, this plant will take you back to your childhood wanderings in wonderful woodlands. There is something so natural about this plant, gardeners find her irresistible when hoping to achieve a peaceful feeling.

Of course Pachysandra terminalis, commonly called Japanese Spurge, is also very practical given that it is self-sustaining, always attractive and evergreen year-round, and requires no grooming or pruning. In fact, once established, given shade and moisture, Japanese Spurge promises to eliminate the need for weeding and grass cutting. Essentially, your lawn work stops where this plant starts.

The jade-green veined, oval leaves (1 1/2 to 4 inch) have lightly-toothed edges and serve as a small platter for clusters of delicate creamy-white flowers that appear in the spring and early summer, and make a beautiful statement. This plant is used extensively under large spreading trees, behind buildings, or in other situations too shady for grass to grow. She will transform otherwise bare and ugly ground areas into a whimsical garden world where fairies and gnomes are sure to visit.

It is also very effective as a border plant, along paths, or as driveway edging. One of our most popular because of its maintenance-free nature, it is often chosen for its ability to grow under conifers and in just about any other soil though its favorite is a shaded area with well-drained organically rich loam.

Once established, Japanese Spurge will spread moderately fast by underground rhizomes. Ultimately, this is a lush, lovely groundcover that offers character and a creative atmosphere to any garden.

Things to Note
Pachysandra often takes most of the first season getting established. Spreading will tend to be extremely slow at first and then commence in the second season following the age old adage, “First year she sleeps, second year she creeps, third year she leaps!”

While tolerant of some sun in northern zones, it needs shade in southern zones.

Gardener Tips
Pachysandra is an excellent ground cover for shady areas; overexposure to sun may cause it to turn yellow.
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10/09/2017 Update 10 packs of a hundred pachysandra each. Three days delivery in time for my crew. They called to help schedule to avoid the bare root plants sitting in a hot truck over the weekend. Every single plant is thriving on my hillside.

10/03/2017 Update I was very please with everything. The shipping was timely, the plants packed perfectly, no damage, healthy bare root plants packed carefully. All around totally pleased. I have planted all and they are doing well. I only lost a few... Read full review >
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09/24/2017 By Audrey Bromberger
Product reviewed: Japanese Spurge {50 Bare Root plants}

09/24/2017 Update Came in good condition, took very well.
Very healthy plants
09/21/2017 By Joan Rearick
Product reviewed: Japanese Spurge {50 Bare Root plants}

09/21/2017 Update The plants were very healthy and well packaged. They were bare rooted and very glad not to have to deal with pots, Very easy to separate. Upon arrival we opened package,watered and planted within two days.
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09/08/2017 By Nancy Hudson
Product reviewed: Japanese Spurge {50 Bare Root plants}

09/08/2017 Update To me Japanese Spurge is the best plant ever! It thrives in shade and winter too. The plants I have received earlier are doing beautifully and will be ever more so in years to come because they were so healthy when I received them.
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Pachysandra terminalis
Pronunciation: pak-ih-SAN-drah ter-min-AL-iss

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