Members of this small genus are endemic to moist woodlands in the West Coast of the USA and are in the barberry family. They have attractive divided leaves and in Summer, sprays of small yellow or white blooms that earn them the name “inside-out flowers”. In cultivation they are happiest in damp, shady areas where they spread by rhizomes and are good for groundcover.
How to propagate Vancouveria
You can propagate by division.
From fresh ripe seed in spring.
Other uses of Vancouveria
Suitable for ground cover.