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Leptinella 'Platt's Black'
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Plant Type: Perennials

Tiny fern like leaves form an ever spreading purple gray mat. Summer brings striking contrast of tiny golden "brass button" flowers. Will tolerate light foot traffic. Perfect for around stepping stones and as a ground cover. Prefers a rich acidic soil.

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Flower Color


Foliage Color

Purple gray

Plant Spread

12 in.

Good Companions

Plant Height

2 in.

Scape Height

Hardness Zone


Soil Moisture

Average water needs

Characteristics & Attributes


Ground cover, Around stepping stones

Bloom Time


Critter Resistance

Deer resistant


Full sun to part shade

Growth Rate

Seasonal Interests