Schedule Change

On Friday, September 19, the U.S. Botanic Garden's outdoor National Garden will close early at 5 p.m. It will reopen for regularly scheduled hours on Saturday, September 20 at 10 a.m.

Green and gold

Green and gold (Chrysogonum virginianum) var. virginianum
Plant Botanical Name: 
Chrysogonum virginianum
Plant Sub Species or Variety: 
var. virginianum
USBG Plant Location: 
National Garden
Sunlight: 
sun to part shade
Plant Soil Type: 
well drained
Plant Moisture Requirements: 
average

Green and gold is a native ground cover noted for its foliage and yellow marigold-like flowers.