SpecificationsAlternanthera dentata is a tropical perennial plant, grown for its colourful purple-burgundy foliage. vibrant foliage colour is best achieved when grown in full sun. Excellent as a ground cover or low hedge, tip prune regularly to maintain a compact shape. Plant in full sun to part shade in a frost free position, in moist, well drained soil. Feed using a complete fertiliser. Alternanthera dentata will grow to a height of 20cm and a width of 30cm.
Common Name Red Leaf Alternanthera Plant Type Evergreen, Ground Cover, Hedge, Outdoor, Perennial, Shrub, Verge Dimensions 20cm high x 30cm wide Sunlight Full Sun, Part Sun Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Flower Colour Cream Foliage Colour Burgundy, Purple Botanical Genus Alternanthera Botanical Species dentata Flower Type Globular - Spherical Shape Foliage Type Acuminate - Tapering To A Long Point Width 30 cm Height 20 cm
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