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Alternanthera dentata 'Royal Tapestry' /Royal Tapestry Alternanthera


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Scientific Name: Alternanthera dentata 'Royal Tapestry'
Common Name: Royal Tapestry Alternanthera
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 1-2 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: Grow in hanging basket, container, and in ground bed as a seasonal plant in spring and summer in zone 8 and further north. This plant can have a serious problem with leaf-eating insects in the Lower South. This plant is often used to form intricate flower bed patterns in mass plantings. Widely used in large public grounds in the North and in Europe.