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Alternanthera ficoidea 'Red Threads'
Parrot Leaf
Alternanthera ficoidea 'Red Threads'
Code: 8292Family: AmaranthaceaeGenus: Alternanthera
Plant Type:Tender Perennial or Annual
Low growing mound with fine needle-like leaves in a rich, black cherry color. Likes well-drained soil, smiles at heat and humidity, takes drought well!
Blooms: Summer,Fall
Growth Rate: Moderate
Size Range: 6-12" tall x 18-24" wide
Cultural Information
Sun SunPart Shade Part Shade
Soil: Average,Well-drained
Water Use: Low
Maintenance: Low
Hardiness Zone: 10,11
Cold Hardy to 30° to 40°F
Features and Benefits
Colorful Foliage Colorful FoliageFabulous Foliage Fabulous Foliage
Grown by: Blooming Nursery,Inc & Blooming Junction
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