Alternanthera amoena 'Purple Splash'

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Alternanthera amoena 'Purple Splash' is grown mainly for the striking foliage colour and it's bushy low-growing habit. Commonly known as "Purple Exhibition Border" The leaves are predominantly coloured purple/burgundy with splotches of hot pink and a touch of green. For a fast-growing colourful garden border, look no further! Planted on mass, it has great impact. Best grown in full sun but it will tolerate part shade. Requires protection from frost.

Quick Facts  

  • What to use me for: I'm great for rockeries and border planting and I'm

    fast growing. Suited to mass plantings.

  • I grow to: 40cm tall 

  • I'm well known for my: Purple/burgundy foliage with splashes of hot pink

  • Where to place me: Full sun or Part shade 

  • How far apart should I space my plants? Hedging plants - space at 35cm, otherwise, 60cm apart.

Our plants are beautifully grown, mature tube stock with well-developed roots. They are guaranteed sun-hardened, can be planted directly into the ground and are excellent performers for your garden.

We carefully package your plants into a customised box to ensure safe transport, healthy plants and delivery to your door.

Please take care when choosing your plants. Some plants are poisonous and individuals may be more sensitive or react differently

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