A. Maiden grass (Miscanthus sinensis 'Morning Light') -- 1 B. Sweet potato vine (Ipomoea batatus 'Margarita') -- 2 C. Wax begonia (Begonia 'Vodka') -- 2 D. Coleus (Solenostemon 'Olympic Torch') -- 1 E. Creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea') -- 2
Colorful, low-maintenance golden creeping Jenny (Lysimachia nummularia 'Aurea'). will grow in sunny spots as well as in the shade. Its small ruffled leaves will turn a bright yellow when planted in full sun. Shade-dwelling specimens will become a lime green. Profuse, bright yellow flowers appear in early summer. ~ Thinking it might be a good ground cover option.
Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’ (Golden creeping Jenny, Moneywort). This is sold as an annual for pots and hanging baskets, but it's a hardy perennial in my garden surviving snow and frost happily. I have planted it as ground cover and it snakes it's way beautifully around other plants providing a shock of bright lime green contrast.
Lysimachia nummularia ‘Aurea’ (Golden creeping Jenny, Moneywort) Golden creeping Jenny is a low-growing, rampant, evergreen groundcover with rounded, golden yellow leaves. In summer, it produces many cup-shaped, bright yellow flowers.
Creeping Jenny, Golden Moneywort. (Lysimachia nummularia Aurea) Excellent, fast spreading groundcover forms a leafy mat only 3” tall. Foliage will be bright yellow in full sun. Penny-sized gold leaves freely root at the nodes. Profuse buttercup yellow flowers in summer. Provides a perfect blanket of color beneath Hydrangea, Hostas and Ferns. 3" Height.