Acaena microphylla 'Kupferteppich'
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 microphylla 'Kupferteppich' is a form with bronze coloured leaves and a small flower, which is followed by a bright red burr.
||1 litre pot|
||sunny, open position|
||well drained soil|
||6 - 20 cm|