A tough, beautiful and hardy evergreen ground cover for shade! Thrives in “dry shade” of tree roots with little care. Deep hot pink snapdragon-like flowers in late spring and beautiful silver leaves with green edging. Won’t climb or smother other plants like ivy does. Beautiful on shady slopes or as filler under trees. Combine with other shade lovers such as hostas and ferns for a beautiful and colorful woodland look. Deer hate it due to its pungent leaves!
Full shade to part sun, not fussy about soil but needs good drainage. thrives in dry soil.