Forests, meadows, lakes, rivers, dry slopes in the mountains.
Water requirement: Keep moist. Will not tolerate drought.
Flexible. Moist soil, sandy soil, peaty soil. pH 4.0 to 5.
Seeds are hard to collect but they don't need any cold treatment to sow. They can be sown in the fall or the spring. They are great ground cover plants but they need room to grow.
Twin flower plant care is easy. They do not do well in extreme moisture or drought. The best way to propogate them is through stem cuttings in late spring.
Mixed woods , dapple light, plentiful humus
No common pests or diseases.
Spread: Up to 2 feet (70 cm)
Although twin flowers reproduce through underground runners and spread easily, they are not considered aggressive and are often taken over by other plants. If you want to use them as ground cover, you should give them enough room to spread if you want them to multiply.