Alternanthera Green (10 – 15 CM Height in 10 CM Pot)
Outdoors, low-growing varieties of alternanthera green are useful as Colorful foliage. Good for bedding, groundcover, hanging baskets, edging. Their compact size and bright color also makes varieties of alternanthera excellent choices for gardens.
Planting & Care
Sunlight: Full sun produces the best leaf color, but plants also grow well in partial shade.
Soil: Add in some organic matter, like garden compost, peat moss, or manure to enhance the drainage of the soil.
Water: The Alternanthera plant prefers regular, but light watering.
Fertilizer: This plant doesn’t require extra fertilizer, as a high amount of feed damages the plant.
Temperature: 62 to 77 degrees F
Pruning: Trim back the stems whenever the plant looks thin and leggy to keep it bushy and full.