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Are Lysimachia perennial?

Creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia), also called moneywort, is a fast-spreading evergreen groundcover in U.S. Department of Agriculture plant hardiness zone 9, a semi-evergreen plant in zone 8 and a deciduous perennial in zones 3 through 7. It is considered invasive in some areas of the U.S.

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Herein, is Creeping Jenny perennial?

Creeping jenny plant, also known as moneywort or Lysimachia, is an evergreen perennial plant belonging to the Primulaceae family. For those looking for information on how to grow creeping jenny, this low-growing plant thrives in USDA zones 2 to 10.

Similarly, what is the difference between evergreen and perennial? Evergreen means that it retains leaves/foliage, year round. It too can have a blooming cycle, like the evergreen Magnolia. Perennials: A perennial plant is usually smaller and completely dies back down to the ground with the first frost, then comes back strong in spring.

Also question is, is Creeping Jenny Evergreen UK?

Creeping jenny. Creeping jenny is a useful plant all around the garden. The prostrate, creeping stems make excellent ground cover around pond margins and, being evergreen, are useful for concealing the edges of pond liners.

How do you care for Lysimachia?

Lysimachia, Creeping Jenny, Moneywort (Lysimachia nummularia)

  1. Plant Feed. Slow release feed in spring.
  2. Watering. Keep well-watered.
  3. Soil. Fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil.
  4. Basic Care Summary. Very easy to grow in virtually any location. Best in fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Keep soil moist, watering freely in dry weather. Trim back as needed to keep neat and compact.

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