Alternanthera dentata Firebug
DESCRIPTION: This low-growing groundcover's brilliant burgundy-red fresh leaves eventually turns bronzed-green.
USES: Groundcover and border plantings; contrast plantings with plants having gold leaf.
CARE: In warm, frost-free locations, sunny to partially shady. To maintain lush growth and new leaves, prune frequently.
PLANTING: Mulch and water thoroughly up until the plant becomes established, which normally takes about a month. Water should be readily available during dry spells. shield against the cold.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: Up to1 m H x 1m W.