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  • Leptinella 'Platt's Black' has tiny fern like leaves that form a spreading purple-grey mat.  Tolerates full to part sun, moderate foot traffic and is hardy from zone 4-10.
  • Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black' (10)ct Flat

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Product Description

Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'
Common Name: 'Platt's Black' Brass Buttons, brass button, Black Brass Buttons; formerly known as Cotula squalida and by the common name creeping cotula
Zones 5 to 10, perhaps 4, Evergreen in USDA Zones 9-10.
Full sun to part shade.
Plants form a one to two inch flat carpeting perennial;
Growth rate: Fast; runners form a rugged carpet of green.

Tiny fern-like textured foliage is tinged black and button-shape, black leaves form a spreading mat that tolerates some foot traffic. Bronze to dark gold flowers bloom in early summer, and develop into tiny fruit.

Leptinella squalida grows in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil, but prefers acidic, organically rich loams. Tolerant of light shade, especially in hot summer climates, 'Platt's Black' Brass Buttons is intolerant of drought.

Excellent as a border plant, container, edging, ground cover, mass plantings, and between stepping stones. Used as a turf substitute, particularly in areas where plants are evergreen.

Ten (10) plants in 4.5 inch containers per flat (or tray).

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Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black' (10)ct Flat

Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'
Common Name: 'Platt's Black' Brass Buttons, brass button, Black Brass Buttons; formerly known as Cotula squalida and by the common name creeping cotula
Zones 5 to 10, perhaps 4, Evergreen in USDA Zones 9-10.
Full sun to part shade.
Plants form a one to two inch flat carpeting perennial;
Growth rate: Fast; runners form a rugged carpet of green.

Tiny fern-like textured foliage is tinged black and button-shape, black leaves form a spreading mat that tolerates some foot traffic. Bronze to dark gold flowers bloom in early summer, and develop into tiny fruit.

Leptinella squalida grows in average, medium moisture, well-drained soil, but prefers acidic, organically rich loams. Tolerant of light shade, especially in hot summer climates, 'Platt's Black' Brass Buttons is intolerant of drought.

Excellent as a border plant, container, edging, ground cover, mass plantings, and between stepping stones. Used as a turf substitute, particularly in areas where plants are evergreen.

Ten (10) plants in 4.5 inch containers per flat (or tray).

Click here for more ordering and shipping information

$81.48

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  1. Absolutely The Best! 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 7th Jun 2016

    The plants I received were pristine! Just beautiful, Thank you!


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