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SOLVED: Need id on red leafed plant - Central Florida

Orlando, FL(Zone 9b)

Leaves are wine-red, like the color of the roselle plant. I think it must be related to the globe amaranth - has white 1/2 inch "balls" - blooming now. Plant gets leggy, but is pretty when kept trimmed. It must reseed, since almost every pot I have now has this plant in it. We're in Central FL - zone 9B.

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Calgary, AB(Zone 3b)

Alternanthera dentata.

Orlando, FL(Zone 9b)

Thanks so much. This one had us all stumped.

Keaau, HI

Alternanthera brasiliana is the updated name.



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