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Joseph's Coat
Scientific Name: Alternanthera ficoidea (L.) R. Br.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Joseph's Coat (Alternanthera  ficoidea) Recommended Temperature Zone:
sunset: All zones as annual
USDA: 10-12

Frost Tolerance: hardy to 34F (1C)

Sun Exposure: Light shade

Origin: South America

Growth Habits: Perennial, up to 12 inches tall (30 cm), 12 inches spread

Watering Needs: Moderate to regular

Propagation: Cuttings or seeds in spring

Cultural Practices:
Plant the Alternanthera ficoidea in an humus rich, well drained soil.

Blooming Habits:
White flowers.

Fruiting Habits:

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