A ground covering or climbing, deciduous to semi-evergreen plant native to New Zealand, and the Australian states of Tasmania, New South Wales and Victoria. The flowers are tiny and insignificant. It is mainly grown for it's dainty foliage that looks beautiful and will quickly form dense mats. It's spreading nature also makes it ideal for trailing over walls, pots and hanging baskets.
Plant in full sun to shade in humus rich, moist, but well drained soil.