Alternanthera dentata for sale – Easy plant to grow, with edible leaves, mostly grown for the ornamental leaves or for the flowers, planting in spring, better to buy plant or another option to start from seeds yet more challenging.
Alternanthera dentata – information before buying:
Growing information: perennial or annual plant, growing hardiness zone: 9-11 (as perennial) 4-9 (as annual), water needed – average amount, light conditions – full sun to partial shade, height: 40-80 cm, 1.2-2.6 feet.
Blooming in the spring to summer in pompom shaped flowers that appear in white color.
Leaves harvesting most of the year less in the winter, leaves elliptic shape that appear green, red or purple color.
Alternative names: Joseph’s coat, Alternanthera brasiliana