Acaena

The genus Acaena belongs to the family Rosaceae. It's native to the southern hemisphere, mainly New-Zealand, Australia and S-America. The species are low growing herbaceous plants or subshrubs with tiny leaves resembling rose leaves. Many are beautiful groundcovers with colorful foliage e.g. bluegreen or bronze.

Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'
Acaena inermis 'Purpurea'

Purple New Zealand Burr

A procumbent ground cover with purple foliage.

Acaena saccaticupula 'Blue Haze'
Acaena saccaticupula 'Blue Haze'

Blue Goose Leaf

A procumbent ground cover with blue-green foliage.