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Sutera cordata
Sutera cordata

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Zone
Zones 15-17, 21-25, 27, H2
Full Sun
Full
Regular Water
Moderate

Sutera cordata

Bacopa
Scrophulariaceae
Annuals, Perennials

From moist regions of South Africa. Wiry-stemmed creeper with green, roughly heart-shaped, toothed leaves. Usually sold as “bacopa“ the botanical name of water hyssop, a member of the same family. Grows 1-8 in. high and up to 3-4 ft. wide. Blooms from late spring to frost, producing small, five-petaled, golden-throated flowers mostly in white. Lavender and pink varieties also available. Use in hanging basket or as small-scale ground cover. Grown as an annual in all zones.

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