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Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby'

 Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby' (Joseph's Coat)
Alternanthera 'Little Ruby'
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Mary's Review
Location: Jacksonville, FL
Hardiness Zone: 9

This is absolutely the easiest plant I have ever tried to grow in Northeast Florida, and I have tried them all. Sun--shade--containers--you name it, Little Ruby thrives.

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Common Name: “Joseph's Coat”

(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.

Height: 1-2 Feet     Spread: 2-3 Feet
Hardiness Zone: 10-11  

'Little Ruby' Characteristics & Attributes

Sun Exposure
  • Full Sun
  • Partial Shade
  • Full Shade
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Moderate
  • Moist
Season of Interest (Foliage)
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Fall
Design Use
  • Container
  • Combination Containers
Container Design
  • Thriller

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