Geophila Macropoda - Mouse Ear
Native to Central and South America, this showy creeper has beautiful leaves and small attractive flowers.
Reaching up to 30cm long and growing along the floor, with somewhat hairy stems and leaves. The main stem is somewhat purple in colour. Dark green leaves are heart shaped, reaching up to 4cm long and wide.
Flowers are solitary, growing from leaf axils, small and white, around 4mm long. Petals number from 5-8. Fruits are a small berry, dark in colour.
Frost tender, keep above 5°C.