Alternanthera dentata 'Rubiginosa'

Joseph's Coat, False Globe Amaranth, Blood Leaf, Calico Plant, Indoor Clover, Copperleaf, Joy Weed, Parrot Leaf

Family: Amaranthaceae Amaranth

Type Perennial
USDA Hardiness range 9A - 10B
Exposure Partial shade to full sun
Bloom color White
Bloom time Early Spring, Late Winter
Water needs Moist
Landscape uses Container, ground cover, massing
Height 7" to 17" / 20cm to 45cm
Spread 6" to 12" / 15cm to 30cm
Growth rate Moderate
Persistence Evergreen, broadleaf
Leaf color Purple
Fruit color n/a
Soil pH requirements Neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type Sandy
Form Spreading or horizontal
Attributes and features Attractive foilage