Special Closure

Due to the 58th Presidential Inauguration, the U.S. Botanic Garden will be closed January 18-21, 2017. We will reopen at 10 a.m. on January 22.

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.