Mecardonia 'Gold Dust®'


Tips for Homeowners:

Requires regular watering; feed with a high-nitrogen fertilizer every 2-4 weeks.

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The yellow flowers will delight and amaze with constant color and durability.

  • Strong, trailing habit
  • Loads of small yellow flowers and bright green foliage
  • Self-cleaning flowers

Ideal for hanging baskets or containers (alone or mixed with other annuals) plus is good for edging or mass planted in the garden.

Height: 2-5 in
Spread: 12-16 in
Zone: 9-11
Color: Yellow

Interesting Notes about Mecardonia:

This little gem will work hard all season long, but it needs full sun and constant moisture.

Characteristics & Attributes


  • Garden
  • Container
  • Long Blooming
  • Rock Garden
  • Great Foliage
  • Fast Growing
  • Blooms all Season
  • Hanging Basket
  • Edging
  • Border or Bed
  • Summer Bloomer
  • Low Maintenance

Foliage Color:

  • Green


  • Full Sun

Critter Resistance:

  • Rabbit Resistant


  • Trailing

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained