fb

Or login with below

Alternanthera dentata purple kinght - Plant

No image set
Note: The image is for reference purpose only.
This dark-leaved, tropical foliage plant loves heat, and is useful spreading through a bed, border, or in a container where its deep purple leaves can contrast with brightly colored flowers or foliage. Alternanthera are native to tropical and sub-tropical areas.Their flowers are generally an afterthought. This plant works well for edging, as an annual groundcover, or in a formal knot garden.

re esay plants to grow. They like full sunlight and lots of water. Plants grow and spread quickly. Soils should be well prepared if the plants are to last for many years. Cutting can be done once in a while to keep plants in shape. Plants flower in winter. Flowers are unattractive and spoil the show. Plants should be cut back and fertilized just after winter to get back original form and color.
( 5 times booked in last 90 days )
8 inch Plastic Pot Free!!
-High Quality 8 inch Plastic Pot with each plant.
-Offer Valid on orders with 3 or more Plants
All India Delivery
100,000 Happy Customers

Deal of the Day
Upto 100% Cashback Today!!
Min 20% cashback guaranteed.
The cashback will be credited on 5-Oct-2017 into nurserylive wallet.

The cashback will be generated on total amount paid for qualified order excluding shipping charges. There will be no minimum purchase limit for cashback coupons.

*No minimum order limit. more details >>

Description for Alternanthera dentata purple kinght

Ageratum houstonianum is a cool-season annual plant often grown as bedding in gardens. The plant grows to 0.3–1 m high, with ovate to triangular leaves 2–7 cm long, and blue flowerheads. The flower heads are borne in dense corymbs.

Common nameFlower coloursBloom timeHeightDifficulty
Alternanthera Purple Knight, Purple Calico Plant purplejust after winter0.50 to 2.50 feeteasy to grow

Planting and care

Both can survive in temperate climates if they are planted in a sheltered area. Arabian is a small bush with evergreen leaves. There are many other varieties of plant, of which are best suited for sub-tropical climates. Learning how to grow will add a striking visual and olfactory touch to the garden.

SunlightSoilWaterTemperatureFertilizer
Full Sunwell-drained soil medium16-20°CApply any organic fertilizer

Caring for Alternanthera dentata purple kinght

    To help conserve water, reduce stress, and encourage healthy growth, apply a 2- to 4-inch layer of chopped and shredded leaves, grass clippings, or shredded bark around the base of your plants. Allow about an inch of space between the mulch and the base stem of the plant.
    Plant out after the frost-free date in moist but well-drained soil in full sun (for best color) or partial shade. Pinch or clip back to maintain compact form.

Typical uses of Alternanthera dentata purple kinght

Special features: Shorter varieties are excellent as bedding plants, edgers (along paths, walkways and border fronts) and container plants (hanging baskets, window boxes, urns or other containers).

Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose.

Medicinal use: Ageratum houstonianum Mill is one of the most important medicinal plants of this region Ageratum houstonianum is a short lived(annual or biennial) herbaceous plant growing 0.3-1m tall, with showy flower heads and have long history of traditional medicinal uses.The stems are round, mostly green in colour, and softly.

References

    The vining varieties require a support structure as some can get 15 feet tall. All plants prefer sun to light shade sites with well-draining and moderately fertile soil. Install the plant in the ground at the same level it was growing in the nursery pot. Most plants are grafted onto the common rootstock because of its superior hardiness.

Want to write review ?

Click here to Login

What garden lovers say ... ?

There are yet no reviews for this product.

Tag cloud : buy online plant alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plant,buy plants online alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plant,buy online plants alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plant,buy plant online alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plant,buy plants online india alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plant,alternanthera dentata purple kinght - plants buy online,online plant nursery al

 

Flat 40% Off Top 5 Plants Pack View All

nurserylive-top-5-fruit-plants
Top 5 Fruits Plants to Grow in Pot
4.3 1651 ( 1651 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1350

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-5961-top-6-cute-succulents-(1)
Top 6 Cute Succulents
4.2 962 ( 962 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1025

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-top-5-fregnance-plants
5 Best Fragrant Plants
4.2 1053 ( 1053 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1200

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
Top-5-Feng-Shui-Plants-jade-plant-main
Top 5 Feng Shui Plants
4.3 217 ( 217 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1142

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-top-5-rose-set7
Set of 5 Enchanting Roses
4.2 3833 ( 3833 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 901

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-mansoon-plant1
Top 5 Monsoon Special Plants
4.3 676 ( 676 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1049

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-top-five-no-fail-plant2
Top 5 No Fail Plants
4.4 425 ( 425 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 1404

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
 

Flat 40% Off Kitchen Garden Kit View All

nurserylive-5-delicious-indian-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Delicious Indian Vegetables - Kit
4.2 64 ( 64 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 894

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-5-most-nutritious-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Most Nutritious Vegetables - Kitc
4.4 38 ( 38 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 888

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-top-5-healthy-leafy-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Healthy Leafy Veggies - Kitch
4.4 115 ( 115 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 894

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-top-5-wow-winter-vegetables-kitchen-garden-pack
Top 5 Wow Winter Vegetables - Kitch
3.9 21 ( 21 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 888

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-best-5-hanging-basket-veggies-kitchen-garden-pack
Best 5 Hanging Basket Veggies - Kit
4.4 116 ( 116 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 888

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-5-easy-to-grow-vegetable-seeds-kitchen-garden-pack
5 Easy To Grow Vegetable Seeds - Ki
4.3 24 ( 24 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 900

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today
nurserylive-best-5-beans-bazar-kitchen-garden-pack
Best 5 Beans Bazar - Kitchen Garden
4.7 58 ( 58 times booked in 90 days )
Price: R 888

Upto 100% CashBack
Flat 40% Off Today

Ask any gardening related query, Get answer within 1 day

Ask query now

( 12000+ queries answered )

Check nursery experts recommendations, top 10 list 

Check  NOW

( 1500+ recommendations given )

Read customer blogs, suggestions, tips & experiences on gardening in India

Read Blogs NOW

( 800+ blogs written by users )

Learn gardening & plants care through video lessons created by garden lovers

Watch videos

( 15000+ videos collection )

About

Join us

Newsletter

Subscribe to get special offers!
We promise absolutely NO SPAM.