|Dart's Blanket can take various forms, as a groundcover, a clinging vine or a small, mounding shrub. Leaf form is oval, toothed and are evergreen, opposite and 1 to 2 inches long. Has dark green leaves turning bronze-red in the fall. As a ground cover or shrub it tends to stay under 24 inches in height. If used as a vine, supported on a wall or through a tree, it can scale up to 15 feet. The flowers are not showy, are greenish-white appearing in early summer. The fruits can be quite showy, borne in fall, they are white capsules that dehisce to expose the bright orange seeds. There are non fruiting forms, however. This plant tolerates a wide range of soil conditions, and high moisture(except swampy), full sun to full shade and pH tolerant. Native to China, introduced in 1907.