Houttuynia cordata, also known as the heart-leaved houttuynia or orange peel plant., are perennials with attractive double white flowers.The bright flowers and heart shaped leaves offer an attractive plant. And as a bonus the leaves smell of orange peel. They can reach up to 50cm in height, and their spread can extend up to 1 metre.
- Foliage Colour: blue-green
- Flower Colour: yellow, with white bracts
- Approx. Growth height: 10-50cm
- Max. spread: 1m
- Flowering Time: spring
- Exposure: exposed
- Habit: clump forming
- Hardiness: hardy
- Rate of Growth: moderate - will reach maturity in 2-5 years
Great in damp soil or shallow water up to 20cm deep
comes in a 9cm pot
Upon arrival carefully unpack, water and allow a couple of days to settle in cool lightly shaded conditions before planting out. Water well until established after which little care is needed.