Herbaceous of the genus Cymbalaria also known as Kenilworth ivy, Cymbalaria muralis perennial evergreen to deciduous or annual plant, edible but mostly used as ornamental ground cover plant, can grow in temperate, subtropical or mediterranean climate and grow in hardiness climate 3-10. This plant’s delicate features disguise an incredibly tough and versatile plant. Kenilworth Ivy will form a dense carpet of foliage no matter what the soil type, sun or shade, and it can even grow vertically if give some support. It is native to the Mediterranean region where it grows mainly along the crevices of rocky walls. Thrives in regions with short, cool summers. The stems root where they touch soil making this a great solution when a quick groundcover is needed.
Invasive in the United States, the British Isles, Australia and New Zealand.