Alternanthera dentata : Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0) Acquired: 1996 : Notes: Reference for: Alternanthera dentata ... Common Name: Scientific Name : TSN: In: Kingdom Go to Advanced Search and Report . Genus epithet 'Alternanthera' is a combination of 'alternans' (Latin for alternating) and 'anthera' (Greek for anthers), alluding to how alternate anthers of plants from this genus are sterile. Purple joyweed (Alternanthera brasiliana) is becoming widely naturalised in the coastal districts of northern and eastern Australia. Amaranthaceae. It has stunning deep burgundy foliage that makes it a stand out plant. Alternanthera ficoidea is a low-growing plant that typically grows on erect to procumbent stems to 6-12” tall. Alternanthera dentata (Moench) Stuchlik ex R.E. Stunning when used in contrast with lime-gold foliage plants. Family. Common Name : Alternanthera. vibrant foliage colour is best achieved when grown in full sun. Great as a border or groundcover aswell as pots and containers. Grower Information : Seed supplied as: Raw. Common Name (Botanical Name)Category Region; Purple Joyweed (Alternanthera brasiliana Syn. Plant in average moist potting soil with good drainage. A compact, mounding, small shrub with a spreading habit and stunning deep burgundy foliage with a glowing ruby red reverse side. The website also provides access to a database and images of herbarium specimens found at the University of South Florida and other herbaria. Identifying characteristics: Bright red/orange to purple foliage. How to Cut Back & Care for the Alternanthera Plant. Fr. ; Species plants have elliptic to broad ovate green leaves (to 1” long). Alternanthera brasiliana in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Alternanthera dentata): Climbing and Ground Cover Plants: Queensland South West: Purple Joyweed (Alternanthera brasiliana Syn. Loves humidity. $3.70. Plant in full sun to part shade in a frost free position, in moist, well drained soil. -> Alternanthera philoxeroides Forssk. Gomphrena brasiliensis Jacq. Displays white flowers in Spring. Cultivated as an ornamental. Full sun to part shade but does best locally (SA) in a sheltered position to protect from the cold and frosts. Family: Amaranthaceae. Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby' Little Ruby Alternanthera. In stock. Fr. Easy Care. Clips to a tidy low hedge, thrives in humidity. Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby' is a compact form growing to only to 40cm in height and spreading to almost a metre. It is relatively common in northern Queensland and the northern parts of the Northern Territory. Zone: Tropical 10-11 - grown as an annual. It is native from Mexico to Argentina. HK 牛頭角下邨 Lower Ngau Tau Kok Estate plant Alternanthera dentata 紅龍莧 Red Ruby Nov-2015 DSC.JPG 2,592 × 1,944; 2.55 MB HK 牛頭角下邨 Lower Ngau Tau Kok Estate view Municipal Services Building name sign Nov-2015 DSC.JPG 2,592 × 1,944; 3.01 MB Availability may change due to crop failures, cancellations, and sell-outs. Alternanthera Little Ruby is the perfect mounding ground cover with a compact, spreading habit. Gomphrena brasiliensis L. Gomphrena dentata Moench. Alternanthera dentata (Moench) Stuchlik ex R.E. Alternanthera dentata): Climbing … Suess. Alternanthera dentata (Moench) Stuchlik ex R.E. 'Rubiginosa' Alternanthera dentata (Moench) Stuchlik ex R.E. Full Grower Info . Plant availability at Sunnyfield changes throughout the season. Alternanthera jacquinii (Schrad.) Scientific Name: Alternanthera dentata Common Name: Alternanthera Hardiness Degree: 40°F (4.4°C) Plant Habit: Upright Characteristics: Shade Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Colorful/Attractive Foliage Little Ruby is a great mounding ground cover with a compact spreading habit. -> Alternanthera pungens Kunth Alternanthera achyranthes Forssk. Alternanthera dentata 'Little Ruby' PBR. Alternanthera moquinii grandiceps Suess. Alternanthera straminea (Mart.) Plant Habit : Upright. The Atlas of Florida Plants provides a source of information for the distribution of plants within the state and taxonomic information. Common Name: Little Ruby Size at maturity: 30cm x 90cm We grow these in 140mm pots. Alternanthera Ficoidea 'Snowball' SKU: MYBG-FOLI-ALFS. Also naturalised in the coastal districts of central and southern Queensland and in the Kimberley region in northern Western Australia. I had it in my yard in a container but it was to hot and had to be watered twice a day. Alternanthera dentata Back in stock: Now. 'Rubra’ Gomphrena brasiliana L. Gomphrena dentata Moench Telanthera brasiliana (L.) Moq. Dark cream pompom flowers appear when allowed to grow unclipped. Alternanthera dentata (brasiliana), Alternanthera ficoidea. Alternanthera jacquini Standl. Scientific Name : Alternanthera dentata. Gomphrena brasiliana L. Gomphrena brasiliensis (L.) Lam. For more multimedia, look at Alternanthera brasiliana on Wikimedia Commons . Millsp. var. It has a sprawling habit, in warmer climates grow as a perennial in colder climates grow as annual planting after the last frost. Alternanthera straminea (Mart.) Scientific name: Alternanthera sessilis: Previous name used in the website: Synonyms: Family name: AMARANTHACEAE: English name: Sessile joyweed: Local name: Alain. Alternanthera dentata is a tropical perennial plant, grown for its colourful purple-burgundy foliage. Seldom flowers unless grown as a houseplant or in a greenhouse. Description. An excellent choice for a groundcover, as a garden border, or in containers. Sunnyfield Greenhouse offers new 2020 varieties. Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is based on the latest scientific consensus available, and is provided as a general reference source for interested parties. villosa Moq. It is approximately a third the size of common Alternanthera dentata. Species epithet 'brasiliana' refers to the Brazilian origin of the species form. A photographic library of images from Hornsby Herbarium. Plants of the genus may be known generally as joyweeds, or Joseph's … Alternanthera amoena (Lem.) In NC it is used as a houseplant. Excellent as a ground cover or low hedge, tip prune regularly to maintain a compact shape. Common name: Joseph’s coat, Calico plant. Purple Knight Alternanthera. Feed using a complete fertiliser. Gomphrena brasiliana L. Achyranthes brasiliana (L.) Standl. Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) : Alternanthera achyrantha (L.) R. Br. Fr. Alternanthera dentata "Purple Knight," commonly known as Joseph's coat, joy weed or calico weed, is a â ¦ Alternanthera 'Snow Queen' can grow to 6"-12" tall. Sorting Alternanthera names. Fr. Prefers full sun to partly shaded well drained positions. Accessed: 08-Apr-12. You can search by selecting any combination of search terms listed within each selection box. Back to Landscape. Common name: Akabasenichikou (Akaba Sennichiku), Scientific name: Alternanthera dentata cv. Cultivar name was registered in 2007, as a patented hybrid of Alternanthera brasiliana. Plug crop time: 5 to 6 weeks Transplant to finish: 6 to 7 weeks. Spacing : 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm) Height : 18 - 36" (46 - 91cm) Width : 24 - 36" (61 - 91cm) Exposure : Partial Sun. It produces dense clusters of small white flowers in summer. Always popular fast-growing spreading groundcover and landscape plant, much loved for its bold dark burgundy foliage like a fine wine. Accessed: 08-Apr-12. Alternanthera is a genus of flowering plants in the family Amaranthaceae.It is a widespread genus with most species occurring in the tropical Americas, and others in Asia, Africa, and Australia. Common Names. It grows from 1.5 to 2.5 feet tall and loves heat and humidity. It is a third the size of common Alternanthera dentata. Culture and use notes: Use in containers or as colored foliage in an annual or mixed bed. Brazillian Red Hots is a cultivar with bright red-pink variegated leaves. General information about Alternanthera brasiliana (ALRBR) Mexico, Central America, South America (northern). Alternanthera dentata 'Brazillian Red Hots' Common Name(s): Joseph's Coat; Phonetic Spelling al-ter-NANTH-ur-uh den-TAY-tuh Description. Gomphrena patula J.C.Wendl. 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