Smooth Joyweed (Alternanthera paronychioides)

Botanical names:
Alternanthera paronychioides Accepted
Alternanthera paronichioides Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 4 to 12 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 24 inches
Flowers: Inconspicuous
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Miscellaneous: Tolerates poor soil

credit: Prenn

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