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Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
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Coming from the southern hemisphere, these plants make mats of trailing stems, with small, rounded, serrated leaves, usually in interesting colours - grey-green, bronze or purplish. The flowers are on short upright stems, and are followed by the hooked seeds, which attach themselves to anything passing by.

Acaena inermis 'Purpurea' makes mats of amethyst foliage, which turn bright red if they are exposed to full sun. The flowers are creamy white, and the seeds do not have the little barbs that are usual in this genus, so it is less likely to spread spontaneously.

Pot Size 9 cm pot
Width 30cm
Height 15cm
Family Rosaceae
Flowering Summer
Garden habitat open, sunny position
Soil well drained soil
Plant category Alpine
Height range 6 - 20 cm


9 cm pot 4.00
Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
Acaena inermis 'Purpurea' Acaena inermis 'Purpurea' Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
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