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Alternanthera Burgundy Threadleaf, Little Ruby or Alternanthera Party Time, True Yellow

3.5" Accent Plants - (From bottom to top of picture) Alternanthera True Yellow, Little Ruby, Burgundy Threadleaf, Party Time

Alternanthera 'dentata' Burgundy Threadleaf
Use these showy foliage plants in containers as a color contrast or as a mounding plant in the landscape.
Height:
 8-12 in
Spread: 6-12 in
Spacing: 8-16 in


Alternanthera 'dentata' Little Ruby
This mounding burgundy foliage plant is a nice compliment for other plants but can hold it's own too. Great for use in window boxes, mixed containers and landscapes. Prefers partial full sun to part sun. Plants may be pinched or sheared as needed to shape.
Height:
 15-18 in
Spread: 24-30 in
Spacing: 18-24 in


Alternanthera 'ficoidea' Party Time
Hot pink and green foliage thrives in the shade. Great companion plant for Impatiens, Begonias and Caladiums. Great in baskets and containers. Plant in fertile soil.
Height:
 18-24 in
Spread: 18-24 in
Spacing: 18-24 in


Alternanthera 'ficoidea' True Yellow
This mounding and compact, yellow-green Alternanthera is a great accent to gardens and planters. 
Height:
 6-12 in
Spread: 4-10 in
Spacing: 4-8 in


3.5" Accent Plant UPC: 7-26694-30065-2
(Ships as 12 - 3.5" Pots per flat)

12" Black Square UPC: 7-26694-50043-4
14" Cone Rope Hanging Basket UPC: 
7-26694-50035-9
14" Patio Planter UPC:  7-26694-50006-9

Height: 6-24 in
Spread: 6-30 in
Spacing: 4-24 in

Available In:

12
12" Black Square Patio Planter, Combo
14
14" Patio Planter, Combinations
14
14" Cone Rope, Combinations
3.5
3.5" Accent Plants

Characteristics & Attributes for Alternanthera Burgundy Threadleaf, Little Ruby or Alternanthera Party Time, True Yellow:

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Full Shade
  • Partial Sun

Seasonal Program:

  • Spring

Habit:

  • Upright
  • Mounding

Attributes:

  • Border or Bed
  • Edging
  • Fast Growing
  • Ground Cover
  • Low Maintenance
  • No Deadheading
  • Container
  • Fall Color
  • Great Foliage
  • House Plant
  • Mass Planting

Foliage Color:

  • Chartreuse
  • Variegated
  • Burgundy
  • Purple

Soil Moisture:

  • Moist, Well-Drained

Season of Interest (Foliage):

  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall