Alternanthera is a popular compact, low growing plant grown primarily for its striking foliage colour. Available in shades of burgundy, purple, lime green and orangey-red it’s a hardy, low maintenance plant best suited to frost free zones. It does well in areas with high humidity and looks wonderful when grown as a low border plant, ground cover or planted in containers.
Full sun to semi shade
Regular watering required, particularly during dry weather
Well drained soil.
Suitable for all climatic zones. All year round.