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Cameron’s Nursery is a specialist wholesale nursery based in Arcadia NSW, in the Sydney Hills District.

Alternanthera Red Threads


Attractive small evergreen shrub with soft, aromatic, grey green leaves and perfumed flower heads.

Alternanthera ficoidea

Alternanthera Red Threads

Botanical Name
Alternanthera ficoidea
Common Name
Alternanthera Red Threads
Key Features
A narrow-leaf ground cover with rich, burgundy foliage.
Size
30cm high x 45cm wide
Position
Full sun/part shade
Description
Eye catching colour and compact form.
Cultural Notes
Trim lightly to maintain shape, fertilize in spring and autumn.
Landscape
Great for garden beds, borders and containers. Excellent as an accent or contrast foliage feature.
Water Requirements
Keep moist in dry climates.
Full sun, hardy and  low maintenance.