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Discover the beauty of Meehania urticifolia, supplied in a 9cm pot, a captivating botanical treasure hailing from the lush woodlands of southeast Asia. Native to the mountains of Japan, this exquisite plant boasts soft, green foliage with velvety undersides, creating a vibrant semi-evergreen carpet. 

Gently arising from the vibrant foliage, numerous wiry stems proudly hold open-mouthed, tubular blooms from May to October. These beautiful hooded flowers, with their delicate mauve-blue hue, punctuate the landscape and are sure to captivate admirers. 

Thriving with ease, this groundcover marvel rapidly spreads through its stoloniferous roots, effortlessly creating a dense and enchanting mat. Actively preventing unwanted weeds from encroaching upon your garden, Meehania urticifolia requires minimal maintenance, making it an ideal choice for the time-conscious gardener. 

Appreciating moist, well-drained soil, this delightful perennial flourishes in both sun-drenched and partially shaded areas. Reaching a height of approximately 30-45cm and expanding to a spread of 90cm, it showcases remarkable hardiness, inspiring confidence that it will grace your garden for countless years to come, even without winter protection. 

Embrace the versatile nature of Meehania urticifolia as it thrives in various garden settings. Perfectly suited for cottage gardens, wildflower gardens, and wildlife habitats, it truly encompasses the natural beauty of the woodland environment. 

Uncover the allure of this rare and distinctive species, adored for its unique foliage, resilience against pests, and its ability to attract bees and butterflies. An excellent choice for those seeking outstanding ground cover, Meehania urticifolia has a preference for dappled or full shade scenarios, further expanding its versatility. 

Meehania urticifolia

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