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Alternanthera Plants

Alternanthera plants produce brilliantly colored foliage that is commonly used in annual flower beds and containers. Preforms best well-drained, moist soil. Fertilize every 2-3 weeks. Pinching creates a bushier plant. All of our Alternanthera plants for sale are shipped with very well-established root systems. We guarantee them to arrive alive and thriving.

Price $5.00
‘Brazilian Red Hot’ Alternanthera offers hot pink and purple variegated leaves, making this sun-lover an eye catcher with planted as an edging plant, in containers or in the landscape.
24" H x 24" W, Annual, Sun
Each 2.5-inch pot contains 1 plant
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Will Ship Spring of 2018
Price $5.00
‘Burgundy Thread’ Alternanthera forms a tidy 8 to 14-inch ball of wispy burgundy leaves, sometimes shot through with shades of deep rose. It makes an exceptional border plant, contrasting beautifully with lighter colored foliage and will work well in those moist areas of your yard. Burgundy Thread tolerates the shade well, though the very best coloring will occur in full sun.
12" H x 18" W, Annual, Sun/Pt.Shade
Each 2.5-inch pot contains 1 plant
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Will Ship Spring of 2018
Price $5.00
Depth and drama in a sweet, simple package: that is what the Alternanthera 'Plum Dandy'™ delivers in spades. There is something a bit mesmerizing about the sweet oval shaped leaves that seem to lead the eye in as they graduate from a dark, muted green to a deep, rich burgundy. It can be shaped with shears if you are feeling artistic, or simply added to the landscape or containers as a way to add interest and color to your arrangements.
16" H x 20" W, Annual, Sun/Pt.Shade
Each 2.5-inch pot contains 1 plant
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Will Ship Spring of 2018
Price $5.00
'True Yellow' Alternanthera produces a plant with yellowy-green foliage which contrasts strikingly with bold colors for high visual impact. It has a compact, bushy habit with excellent staying power and exhibits particularly well as a ground cover, as an accent in your flower beds and in combination baskets.
12" H x 12" W, Annual, Part Shade
Each 2.5-inch pot contains 1 plant
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Will Ship Spring of 2018
Price $5.00
The 'Crème de Menthe' Alternanthera plant is a must-have to brighten dark mixed arrangements or mixed beds. The irregular creamy marbling on mint-green leaves develops its most brilliant colors when in full sun, but performs just as well in the shade.
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The 'Grenadine' Alternanthera Plant features burgundy foliage with contrasting hot-pink veins. This upright, mounded plant is well suited to landscapes and also works well in mixed containers. This shade lover should receive no more than 3 hours of sun per day.
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Price $6.05
The 'Party Time' Alternanthera plant features bright, colorful foliage, making it a show-stopper in any garden or container. This upright, mounded plant thrives in the heat and stays lush all summer long. It is a shade-lover and should not receive more than 3 hours of full sun per day.
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The 'Purple Knight' Alternanthera Plant offers a display of striking dark-purple foliage that is ideal in mixed containers as its vigorous, upright habit arches over the edge of the pot. This Joseph's Coat also makes a vigorous bedding plant, is very heat-tolerant and thrives in subtropical conditions. This particular Joyweed will also display its darkest colors when planted in full sun; our Purple Knight Alternanthera should get at least 3 hours of sun per day to look its best.
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The 'Raspberry Rum' Alternanthera (Joseph’s coat) plant looks as yummy as it sounds. The joyful foliage is a chocolaty-purply-burgundy with striking red raspberry marbling. Full sun will bring out more of the raspberry color while growing in shaded areas will result in deeper coloration.
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