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Scientific name: Egletes prostrata

  • Plant type | ground-cover
  • English | No common name known
  • Dutch | No common name known
  • Papiamentu | No common name known
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Egletes prostrata

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 0.05
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | white
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | very high
  • Drought tolerance | high
  • Salt tolerance | high
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Egletes is a native groundcovers, which we found at the north coast of the island, where it is very windy and where salt-spray occurs almost daily.We are experimenting with it in different settings. It is an excellent groundcover for coastal planting. The flowers are white with a yellow heart.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant