The quick and convenient step-by-step guide to growing your Dichondra Silver Falls from seeds!
Dichondra Silver Falls (Dichondra repens) is a perennial ground cover plant (in USDA zones 7-11) that has a somewhat upright, creeping habit with circular leaves. It is not usually over 2 inches in height.
How to Dichondra Silver Falls From Seed
# 1 | Proper preparation of the seedbed is essential for you to successfully grow successfully dichondra silver falls plants. A weed-free raked area is best. Because Dichondra silver falls prefers loose, clod-free, well-drained soil in partial shade to full sun pick a location that works best for your new plants.
# 2 | Dichondra silver falls seeds should be lightly scattered over the loosened soil bed and watered until wet but not soggy. Depending on how sunny the planting area is, seeds may need to be watered a few times a day until they begin to sprout. Covering the seeds with a light layer of peat moss helps with moisture retention. If kept at the proper moisture levels your dichondra silver falls seeds will germinate in 10-15 days.
# 3 | It is best to plant your dichondra silver falls seed when the temperatures are in the 70’s (21 C.) during the day and the 50’s (10 C.) at night. This can be in either early spring or even early fall.