SpecificationsThis dwarf evergreen ground cover is grown for its coloured foliage and wavy leaves. Ideal for planting in full sun to part shade in mass or as a splash of colour throughout mixed garden beds. Alternanthera tricolour are marked with red and bronzey orange. Prefers a sunny to partly shaded position in well drained soil. Keep moist in dry weather and liquid fertilise regularly. Tip prune when young for compact growth. Protect from frost. Alternanthera tricolour will grow to 15cm high.
Common Name Red leaf Alternanthera Plant Type Coastal, Evergreen, Ground Cover, Outdoor, Perennial, Verge Dimensions 15cm high x 30cm wide Sunlight Full Sun, Part Sun, Shade Bird/Wildlife Attracting No Foliage Colour Brown, Orange, Red Botanical Genus Alternanthera Botanical Species ficoidea Flower Type No Foliage Type Cuneate - Wedge Shaped, Acute Base Width 30 cm Height 15 cm
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