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Leptinella squalida 'Platt's Black'

Blackened fern-like foliage forms soft fluffy mat; unique texture. Reaches to 2" tall, to 12" wide by rhizomes; tolerates some foot traffic. Use in fairy gardens and in between stepping stones. Tiny yellow flowers in June.

Light to partial shade in almost any fertile well-drained soil. Grows best in sandy, slightly acidic soil.

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