Photo Courtesy of Stonehouse Nursery

Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Brass Buttons

  • Groundcover recommended for planting between stepping stones, as it tolerates moderate foot traffic, and for planting in the crevices of stone walls
  • Ferny green foliage highlighted with dramatic smoky black tones is topped with insignificant greenish flower "buttons" in summer
  • Best in moist, acidic soils

Height:

2-4 in

Spread:

12-15 in

Hardiness Zone:

4-10

 

Characteristics & Attributes for Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Attributes
Ground Cover
Rock Garden
Mass Planting
Low Maintenance
Great Foliage
Foliage Color
Green
Black
Soil Moisture
Moist, Well-Drained
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Summer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Habit
Trailing