Ground hugging spreader
Together with grasses these ground hugging spreaders grow fast and cover bare ground, keeping out weeds. Add pretty ground cover under 1 meter tall to attract more insects and birds.
Bidgee-widgee Acaena novae-zelandie
Origin: dry; woodland, forest, upper forest and alpine.
Cream colour flowers in a 25mm ball between Oct and Jan becomes a prickly ball of sock-loving seeds. Soil binder. Leaves can be used for tea.