Exposure: Part shade, shade

Water: Medium

Height and Spread: 1′ x 4′

Region: All areas

This cold tolerant, hardy evergreen groundcover has shiny dark green leaves in the summer which change to a beautiful reddish-purple in the fall and winter. Purpleleaf Wintercreeper spreads quickly, is great for smothering weeds, and provides moisture retention at the base of your trees. It can be trained to be a climber and tolerates all types of soil.