Photo Courtesy of Emerald Coast Growers

Leptinella squalida Platt's Black (Brass Buttons)

Mat-forming tiny fern-like foliage of green-tinged bronze provides the perfect groundcover or edging accent around garden stones and on slopes. Dark green “button” flowers bloom early in summer. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms early summer to early fall
0.5 ft tall x 1 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)


Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun to Part Shade
Moisture Moderate Moisture