Plant Number: 1.316.390   

Green Brass Buttons
Leptinella squalida


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 colour. Easily divided in spring or fall by ripping into small pieces or cutting small plugs for transplanting.

Zone 5 to Zone 9

Conditions     Appearance    
Sun Exposure
  Full Sun
  Partial Shade

Soil Type

Soil pH

Soil Moisture

Care Level

Foot Traffic

Rate of Spread
Flower Colour

Blooming Time
  Early Summer
  Late Spring

Foliage Color
  Light Green

Plant Uses & Characteristics
  Accent: Good Texture/Form
  Alpine & Rock
  Ground Cover

Flower Head Size
  Very Small

   2-5 cm
   1-2 inches

   25-30 cm
   10-12 inches