Welcome! Login | Cart | Wishlist

Alternanthera, Red Thread
Joseph's Coat
$6.59
Alternanthera, Red Thread
Click to Enlarge
Height:
6-12"
Zone:
9
Growth Habit:
mounding
Flower:
purple
Foliage:
purple, fine needle-like leaves
Light:
sun - partial shade
Care:
easy
Description:

This plant likes light shade, but can tolerate a full sun location.  It is adaptable to many different soils, but will perform the best in a well-drained, loose soil mixture. To keep it looking its best, keep it moist.  The leaves are small and thin in a rich red to burgundy wine color, which gives it the name “Red Thread”.  The richness of the color will show up the best on the new growth of the plant.  It is a tropical low growing and mounding perennial plant that can produce small purple flowers under the proper conditions.  This is a good plant to utilize for color and texture in the container.  Can be used as a terrarium plant as well. 

Note:

  • Any accessories pictured are not included and are for illustrative purposes only.
Available Options:
Container Size:
Other Images (Click to Enlarge):
Alternanthera, Red Thread
Alternanthera, Red Thread

All currency values are in USD.
This product doesn't ship internationally.
This product was added to our catalog on Monday, February 18, 2013.
  • Pin It
  Notify of Updates  
22 in stock
 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

 
 
Winter Greenhouse • W7041 Olmstead Rd • Winter, WI 54896
Phone 715-661-4271 • info@miniature-gardening.com
Copyright © 2010 - 2019 Miniature Gardening