creeping Charlie


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  • noun

Synonyms for creeping Charlie

a loosestrife vine

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Creeping charlie, swedish ivy, or spider plant "babies" work well for this challenge.
Creeping Charlie, Creeping Jenny, Cat's foot, Giraffe head, Veronica, and Prostate spurge.
Actually, we wouldn't mind watering our creeping Charlie with that sleek polished copper can shown above, too.
For instance, there's a plant popularly know as creeping Charlie or Swedish ivy (Plectranthus australis), usually grown as an indoor plant but also suitable as a shade-loving ground cover or as a hanging basket plant for the patio.
The plants (geraniums, petunias, and creeping Charlie shown here) are fed biweekly through the growing season.