Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum is a lower growing Japanese Star Jasmine
Flat Mat™ Trachelospermum is lower growing, and forms a ground cover more quickly compared to the common form. It makes a flatter climber when supported on trellises etc.
It requires less pruning to form a flatter ground cover.
Forms a ground cover more quickly
Excellent as a ground cover, border, for covering fences and can be trained to arches, trellises etc.
Height Range: 0.3 to 0.5m
Spread: 3m to 4m
Position: Full Sun, Semi Shade
Growth Habit: Groundcover/Prostrate, Climbing
Plant Use(s): Containers
Suitable Climate Zone(s):
Flowering Time(s): Summer
Flower Colour: White
Plant Type: Groundcovers
Water as required for 8-13 weeks until established and keep moist in dry weather. Plant in a well mulched garden (chunky mulch is recommended). If required use slow release fertiliser in spring. Prune after flowering.
How it works
QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, NT, SA & WA.
Full sun to part shade. Tolerates drought and cold. The Flat Mat™ plant suits most soil types.
How to use
It is excellent as a ground cover, border, a container plant, for covering fences, walls, pergolas, and can be trained to arches, trellises, etc.
Where it works: QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC, TAS, NT, SA & WA.