Chewing Insects on Pachysandra Terminalis?

Answer Pachysandra terminalis is an ornamental plant originally imported from Japan. It does well in shaded areas and is low growing. This makes it an ideal choice for a ground cover in low-light areas. W... Read More »

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Can I mow pachysandra?

Pachysandra can be mowed as long as sticks and leaves are removed first and it's planted on level ground that isn't too rocky. Set the blade of your mower on a high setting and use a grass catcher.... Read More »

How do I grow pachysandra?

Prepare the Planting SitePlant pachysandra on a cool, overcast day to prevent transplant shock. Choose a shady area with moist, well-drained soil. Spade the soil to a depth of 12 inches. Smooth the... Read More »

How do I kill pachysandra?

Dig it OutDig out pachysandra by cutting a trench underneath its shallow root system. Try simply rolling it up like a carpet. If that doesn't work, dig out as much of the root system as you can, si... Read More »

How to Fertilize Pachysandra?

Pachysandra is a slow-growing evergreen perennial ground cover useful in deep shade areas where many plants will not grow. Pachysandra spreads to form a dense mat reaching approximately 10 inches t... Read More »