Scientific Name: Acmella oleracea
Common Name: Eyeball Plant
Hardiness Degree: 45°F (7.2°C)
Blooming Season: Autumn, Summer, Late Summer
Plant Habit: Spreading, Trailing
Characteristics: Low Maintenance, Frost Tolerant, Colorful/Attractive Foliage, Heat Tolerant
Spacing: 24 - 32" (61 - 81cm)
Height: 12 - 15" (30 - 38cm)
Width: 24 - 30" (61 - 76cm)
General Information: Foliage is more bronze in full sun.
Adds texture and interest to mixed containers.
Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 7 to 8 weeks
- Unique accent plants show off intriguing, olive-shaped, 1-in./2.5-cm, golden yellow flowers with deep burgundy-red eyes on the long, pendulous stems.
- Foliage takes on a bronze-green tone in full sun.