Alternanthera amoena, Alternanthera bettzickiana 'Green and Gold'
DESCRIPTION: Variegated green and gold foliage with pink splashes, on a compact spreading ground cover. USE IN: Plant in groups as a mass display of year-round leaf colour. Underplanting for brighly coloured flowering shrubs and trees. Suitable for pots. LOCATION: Plant in well drained soil in a full sun to partly shaded position in the garden. Needs a frost-free position in cooler climates.Thrives in humid conditions. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune as necessary to keep tidy and encourage new growth. Fertilise with a slow release fertiliser in spring. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 20 cm H x 20 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 In WA or TAS? We can't ship this plant to you for state biosecurity reasons.