Blue Star Creeper

Pratia pedunculata - botanical name

Pratia pedunculata

Evergreen creeping groundcover forming a dense mat (0.02m x 0.6m) from wet areas in SA; Vic; ACT; NSW and Tas. Small round leaves. Light blue sometimes white star-like flowers in spring to summer. Useful as a groundcover for small areas; gravel gardens; between stepping sones or in association with a water feature where it may grow into the water. Prefers a damp partly shaded protected position. Frost tolerant. Drought sensitive.

  • Plant type
    Ground cover
  • Sun/Shade tolerance
    Part Shade, Shade
  • Frost tolerance
    Frost hardy
  • Soil type(s)
    Sand, Loam, Clay
  • Water rating
  • Plant origin
    Non indigenous (Wet areas in SA; Vic; ACT; NSW & Tas)
  • Scale
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