Houttuynia cordata ‘Chameleon’

Houttuynia cordata ‘Chameleon’

Heart-Leaved Houttuynia 'Chameleon'


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1 In stock

SKU: 451080


heart-leaved houttuynia ‘Chameleon’
Family Anacardiaceae
Originating from Japan, Korea, southern China and Southeast Asia

A spectacular mat-forming foliage plant, rapidly spreading to form a covering of green, gold and red, ivy-like leaves, citrus scented when crushed.
Will grow in dry shade where it spreads slowly. White flower spikes in late spring. Can be grown as a pond marginal.
May become invasive in damp soil. Gorgeously garish.

Height and spread after 1 – 2 years 40cm x 50cm
Mature height and spread after 3 – 4 years 40cm x 1m
Potential spread indefinite


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Foliage type


Carpeting, Spreading

Light requirement



Plant Type

Low perennial


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