A comprehensive database of Tennessee native plants
Green-and-Gold, Golden Star
Part sun to light shade, moderately wet to medium moisture level, rich soil, slightly acid pH. 6-12 inches height, blooms in spring but will re-bloom lightly throughout the growing season, yellow flowers, spreads by rhizomes and may self-seed.
Germination Code: C(40)
Native Region: Lightly in East Tennessee: Hancock, Claiborne, Scott, Greene and Polk counties only
Designated a “Threatened Species” in Tennessee. Creeping evergreen groundcover with showy flowers. Easy to grow from seed and will naturalize.