Alternanthera 'Purple Splash' DESCRIPTION: Purple Splash is bushy perennial with rich burgundy shades and soft pink flecks. A fast growing ground cover displaying beautiful colour throughout the year. USES: Tropical gardens for a splash of colour. Hedges, borders and ground cover or for colour contrasting. Beautiful in groups as a mass display of colour. Suited to containers. PLANTING: Plant in well drained soil in a full sun to part shade position in the garden. Prefers warm climates. Protect from frost. CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Prune as required to maintain form and fertilise with a slow release fertiliser in spring. Provide plenty of water during the summer heat. HEIGHT & WIDTH: 30 cm H x 30 cm W.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tube-stock plants, young healthy plants with new roots that will establish quickly in your garden. The average size of your plants will be 15 -25 cm in height with a pot size of 42 mm wide and 80 mm high.