alternanthera little ruby

alternanthera little ruby

For a low-growing (10-12″) purple foliage plant that plays well with others, Little Ruby is hard to beat.

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‘Little Ruby’ is a colorful, low-growing addition to containers or the front of the flower bed. It has earned its bona fides for our area, having been trialed in several test gardens around the south and proven its ability to perform:

4.81/5 in 2011 and a 4.94/5 in 2014 at UGA

Voted “Flameproof” at The Dallas Arboretum in 2010

Designated a Texas Superstar in 2015

For a low-growing (10-12″) purple foliage plant that plays well with others, Little Ruby is hard to beat.