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Creeping Jenny

Lysimachia nummularia

Also known as

Wandering Jenny, Herbtuppence, Moneywort, Creeping Yellow Loosestrife, Creeping Charlie, String of sovereigns

Lysimachia nummularia in Minsk by Хомелка (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

H7

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

50cm

Max

1m

10cm

Min

50cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Creeping Jenny Overview

This herbaceous or evergreen perennial has simple star shaped flowers. The creeping stems and golden yellow leaves make an attractive addition to the garden.

Common problems with Creeping Jenny

How to propagate Creeping Jenny

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds or cuttings.

Seed

Division

By division.

Special features of Creeping Jenny

Ground cover

Other uses of Creeping Jenny

Walls, rock garden, bog, aquatic, ground cover, naturaliser, border, hanging baskets.

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