Create a bright outdoor carpet of fluffy flowers with this delightful and unmistakable groundcover. Grow in tough spots and rockeries, or cosset it in windowboxes and hanging baskets. Flowers in full sun or dappled shade.
Acalypha reptans 'Stephie' APPEARANCE: Beautiful evergreen ground cover that produces bright red woolly tail flowers up to 10 cm long. USE IN: Rockeries and hanging baskets. Suitable for pots. LOCATION: Plant in well drained light soils. This plant needs to be protected from frost and may be grown indoors with bright light in cold climates. A potting mix rich with peat moss or humus is ideal. CARE: Mulch and water well, prune to shape and water regularly, use fertiliser in spring. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 25 cm H x 60 cm W. YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants, healthy young plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high and 42 mm wide