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Acalypha reptans

Classification

Order: Euphorbiales
   Family: Euphorbiaceae
            Genus: Acalypha
                        Specie: Acalypha reptans

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 12 in (30 cm)

Cultivation: Fertile well-drained soil

Features: Deep pink to pale red flower catkins

Uses: Hanging baskets

Zones: 10-12

Description: Often grown as a hanging basket plant in conservatories or greenhouses, this native of Florida and nearby Caribbean islands grows to only around 12?in (30?cm) high and has soft light to mid-green leaves. Its flower catkins are deep pink to pale red and ar

Growth Habit: Bushy multi-stemmed habit

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