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Brass Buttons

LEPTINELLA squalida (Brass Buttons) Feathery evergreen leaves form a nearly flat carpet, perfect for planting in flagstone pathways. Tiny yellow flowers appear in spring. A good lawn substitute in average to moist areas. Excellent bronze winter color. Easily divided in spring or fall by ripping into small pieces or cutting small plugs for transplanting.

A Northern Sunset perennial, it prefers average, moist soil in part sun to full sun.

This plant is no longer available from W. & E. Radtke, Inc. It is archived for informational purposes.