Purple Knight Alternanthera is a vigorous, upright, spreading plant with dark, purple-leafed foliage. It excels in mixed containers, where its dark foliage stands out against any color flowers. It is very heat tolerant and the foliage color is darkest in full sun. Sold in a 4.5″ Pot 1.37 Pt. (648 ml.).
Latin Name: Alternanthera dentata 'Purple Knight'
USDA Zone: 9 to 10
Sun Preference: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Shipping Form: Pot
Height: 12” to 15”
Width: 18” to 24”
Growth Rate: Medium
We ship your houseplants on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday only via USPS (that way our babies won’t sit in a box over the weekend). Orders placed Thursday through Sunday will ship out on the following Monday.
Shipping cost for most items is a flat fee of $9 for the first item and $1 per additional item shipped. Some collections and larger items have a base shipping price of $11-$14.