Alternanthera 'Little Ruby' Alternanthera 'Little Ruby'

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Alternanthera 'Little Ruby'

Quick Overview

  • Great Foliage Plant,
  • Upright Habit,
  • Great in Landscapes,
Common Name:Joseph's Coat
Plant Type:Annual
Hardiness Zone:10, 11
Height:1 - 2 Feet
Spread:2 - 3 Feet
Exposure:Full Shade (0-4 hrs.)
Full Sun (+6 hrs.)
Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)

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(Joseph's Coat) Alternanthera ‘Little Ruby’ is a compact grower with dark burgundy foliage that serves well in the landscape or in combo pots. ‘Little Ruby’ has an upright, mounding habit. Alternanthera is great for any sun/shade location in your garden.
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Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby'

Common Name Joseph's Coat
USDA Hardiness Zone 10, 11
Plant Type Annual
Sun Exposure Full Shade (0-4 hrs.), Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Soil Moisture Needs Moderate, Moist
Design Use Combination Containers, Container
Container Design Thriller
Season of Interest (Foliage) Fall, Spring, Summer

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Easiest Plant Review by Mary | Zone: 9a
This is absolutely the easiest plant I have ever tried to grow in Northeast Florida. I have tried them all, sun, shade, containers and you name it. Little Ruby thrives. (Posted on 5/29/2013)
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