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Buzz's Wire Vine 'Nana' x 1 Growing

Plant: Little leaf wire vine (Uehlenbeckia axillaris) | Variety: Nana

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Little Leaf Wire Vine, Little Leaf Angel Vine
Muehlenbeckia axillaris ‘Nana’
Family: Polygonaceae
Genus: Muehlenbeckia (mew-len-BEK-ee-uh) (Info)
Species: axillaris (ax-ILL-ar-iss) (Info)
Cultivar: Nana
Synonym:Muehlenbeckia complexa var. microphylla
Synonym:Muehlenbeckia nana
Synonym:Muehlenbeckia hypogaea
Synonym:Polygonum axillare

Zones 6 to 9.
Full sun to part shade.
Plants reach 2 to 4 inches tall and 24 inches wide;
Evergreen creeping groundcover.

Growth rate: Vigorous, with a tighter growth habit than Muehlenbeckia axillaris Creeping Wire Vine.

Tiny, oval, dark green leaves on wiry stems; green flower in spring that subsequently form white berries.

Excellent for large areas and stabilizing or erosion control on slopes, containers, drought tolerant, ground cover, mass plantings, and tolerates fairly high foot traffic. Mow foliage at the highest possible cutting height in late winter before new growth. Deer resistant.



Planting Data

Little leaf wire vine (1)
Nana (1)

Purchased from Woodland Gardens


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