Chrysogonum virginianum 'Quinn's Gold'
Green and gold

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Butterfly FriendlyPart ShadeShadeBird Friendly

Green and gold
Chrysogonum virginianum 'Quinn's Gold'

- Plant listed for information only. Not currently being sold at Garden Centers

‘Quinn’s Gold’ was selected for it’s multicolored flowers. They emerge in spring a bright golden yellow turning to shades of light yellow and creamy white. It blooms heavily in spring and will continue to flower sporadically the rest of the season. This is a vigorous grower making it ideal as a groundcover for shady areas. Low maintenance perennial that is quite easy to grow. 

Flowers emerge gold, changing to yellow and pale cream
Flowers heavily in May and then sporadically the rest of the season
Attracts birds and butterflies
Brightens up a woodland garden
Has a vigorous growth habit but not invasive
Great ground cover for shady areas

Native Range

Native to woodlands from New York to Louisiana and Florida.

Map Credit: The Biota of North America 
Map Key: Green (native), Teal (native, adventive), Blue (present), Yellow (present & rare), Red (extinct)

Interesting Facts


Consider replacing some of your high-maintenance turf with groundcovers. You will use less water and spend less time mowing. It’s also great for wildlife. The insects that live there will attract a wide array of ground feeding birds. 




Grow in partial to dappled shade or in full sun in northern regions. Chrysogonum prefers moist soils, but will tolerate dryer conditions with protection from the sun


Mature Size: 3-6in. Tall x 18-24in. Wide

Hardiness Zone: 5-9

Sun Exposure: Part Shade to Full Shade

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