Sustainable Practices Plant Health Care Water Conservation Case Study: Water and Fertilizer Invasive Species Responsibility. Browse pictures and read growth / cultivation information about In just 12 months the vine had almost covered the fence, and in three years she had an ‘instant’ hedge! Creeping Wire Vine. The only problem is that muehlenbeckia is very vigorous and can become invasive if left untrimmed. Learn More. Watering Needs: Let dry between waterings. Creeping wire vine is a hardy ground-hugging plant with vigorous, dense foliage. Sun Needs: Partial sun or shade. Maybe they kept it in the pot. Small Leaf Creeping Wire Vine Muehlenbeckia axillaris. Creeping wire vine is ideal for ground cover in full sun or partial shade. Paula O’Hara planted a climber (Muehlenbeckia complexa) on an ugly, cyclone wire fence. Be inspired with our Gardener's Idea Book and Winner's Circle® newsletter. Now I'm not so sure I want it. Stems tangle together to make a dense mat. USDA Zone: 5 to 9. The spreading vines create a mat that quickly spreads to protect slopes from soil erosion and help choke out weeds. The wild growth of invasive alien plants has become a major environmental issue in Kerala and needs immediate attention. For example, the porcelainberry has intriguing turquoise and purple fruit. Sign Up! A low creeping evergreen groundcover, this forms a spreading mat of wiry stems, clothed in tiny rounded leaves with a glossy green finish. Find out where you fall in the USDA Hardiness Zones database. Creeping Wire Vine: USDA Zone: 6-9: Plant number: 7.370.050. 3 Tricolor Sage Salvia officinalis. View Recipe. A subtle, but sturdy plant ideal for the miniature garden that is generally used for a groundcover with tiny stems that are deep red, opposing nicely against the leaves. Low groundcover with wiry stems. Creeping Wire Vine is a very hardy and vigorous creeping wine with small, oval shaped, dark green leaves on wiry stems. This plant grows as an evergreen perennial in zones 7 – 9. I saw the wire vine in a fairy garden video on utube and fell in love with. Its large leathery leaves are a perfect foil for the dainty-looking but tough leaves of the wire vine. Plant details Whether a plant is invasive or not depends on its natural growth habits and where it is located. Muehlenbeckia Creeping Wire Vine Muehlenbeckia complexa. I’ve read reports online where people complain of how invasive creeping wire vine is … Invasive Plant Species Are Creeping Into Kerala After the Floods. Green flowers in spring are followed by white berries. I have been battling creeping jenny,bishop's weed and a sedum for years. The wisterias look gorgeous growing over arbors. However, I just bought brass buttons at the NJ flower show. Insignificant green flowers become black-seeded white berries in late summer. 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