Berrybank Nursery, 5 Boggs Holdings, Pencaitland, East Lothian, EH34 5BA

Acaena microphylla 'Kupferteppich'

Synonym(s): Acaena 'Copper Carpet' Common Name: 'New Zealand burr'

Globular whitish flowers followed by lots of little red burrs are produced above a low mat of attractive foliage, which is an unusual colour of grey-bronze. Jul-Aug. H5cm S50cm.


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Care Instructions

Grow in any well-drained soil in sun or partial shade. Useful ground cover between paving stones as it tolerates being trodden on but in borders its creeping habit means it can be invasive.Good used as ground cover between grasses. 

Plant No: 5

About Us

Macplants are a long-established, family-run business. We are central/southern Scotland's largest growers of herbaceous perennials, alpines, ferns and ornamental grasses and have our plant centre open to the public in East Lothian, close to Edinburgh. We also supply a diverse range of trade clients both in the landscape and garden centre sectors.

Our Contacts

Berrybank Nursery,
5 Boggs Holdings,
East Lothian
EH34 5BA

01875 341179