Goodenia hederacea – Ivy Goodenia

An attractive, hardy and long flowering creeping groundcover plant that is very useful in the garden and for landscaping. Normally prostrate, there are also forms growing around half a metre high. Has bright yellow flowers from late winter through to autumn. Best in partial shade with some soil moisture, suits most soils. Tolerant of heavy frost.

Scientific Name:Goodenia hederacea
Common Name:Goodenia
Other Common Names:Iv y Goodenia
Plant Type:Small shrub, Ground cover
Height:0.2 ~ 0.8 metres
Width:0.5 ~ 1 metre
Flower Colour:Yellow
Flowering Time:Spring, Autumn, Winter
Ph Level:Acid, Neutral, Alkaline
Soil Type:Sandy, Clay, Loamy, Sandy loam, Clay loam, Potting mix, Poor soil
Plant Environment:Low maintenance garden, Courtyard, Poolside, Container growing, Cottage garden, Cold climate, Coastal garden
Climate Zone:Sub-tropical, Warm temperate, Cool temperate, Mediterranean, Cool
Light:Light shade, Half shade
Growth Habit:Evergreen
Soil Moisture:Well-drained
Propagation Method:Softwood cutting, Semihardwood cutting
Frost Tolerance:Tolerates heavy frost, Tolerates light frost
Plant Usage:Groundcover, Feature plant, Border plant
Special Uses:Playground friendly
Attracts Wildlife:Other insects



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