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Acaena microphylla 'Kupferteppich'
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common name: New Zealand Burr
synonyms: Acaena microphylla 'Copper Carpet', Acaena inermis 'Copper Carpet'
perennial, evergreen, ground-cover
growth habit: prostrate
leaf colour: bronze
flower colour: grey-green
fruit colour: red
main season: All Year
full sun, part shade
dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 10
Greyish-bronze pinnate foliage with reddish seed heads in late summer.
Moderately fertile, well drained soil in sun or part shade.
Separate rooted stems in autumn or early spring. Also from softwood cuttings in late spring.
Rock and gravel gardens, ground cover in borders..