Joseph's Coat, Parrot Leaf, Calico Plant
Alternanthera ficoidea 'Creme de Menthe'

Family: Amaranthaceae
Genus: Alternanthera (al-ter-NANTH-ur-uh) (Info)
Species: ficoidea (fy-KOY-dee-uh) (Info)
Cultivar: Creme de Menthe
Additional cultivar information:(PP16263, aka Créme de Menthe)
Hybridized by Saul
Registered or introduced: 2004

Category:

Perennials

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

Unknown - Tell us

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Partial to Full Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:

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Foliage:

Grown for foliage

Variegated

Chartreuse/Yellow

Smooth-Textured

Other details:

This plant is suitable for growing indoors

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:

Patented

Propagation Methods:

Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Calistoga, California

Corpus Christi, Texas

Gardeners' Notes:

No details have been posted.