Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby'

Little Ruby Alternanthera


A compact, mounding, small shrub with a spreading habit and stunning deep burgundy foliage with a glowing ruby red reverse side. It is approximately a third the size of common Alternanthera dentata. An excellent choice for a groundcover, as a garden border, or in containers. Loves humidity so plant in a sheltered position to protect from frosts in cold climates. Prefers well drained moist soils and needs to kept well watered in dry weather.


DimensionsHeight: 0.3 to 0.4m, Width: 0.6m
Aspect Full sun
Pests & diseasesNo specific pests or diseases.
Typical sizes140mm

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