|Acaena are low-growing, mainly evergreen perennials and sub-shrubs, from the Southern Hemisphere. They require moist, well-drained soil and a sunny or partially shaded site. Propagate by division or seed in spring. Has pinnate foliage, some with colorful seed burrs. 'Kupferteppich' is a compact, creeping, usually evergreen perennial with pinnate bronze leaves, with 9 to 15 rounded leaflets. Small flowerheads are followed by bright red burrs, 1 inch across, in late summer.