Acalypha hispida (Red Hot Cat's Tail)

A fast growing evergreen shrub with showy red catkins that can exceed 40cm long. Coupled with large lush mid green leaves this plant adds a tropical feel to any garden. Prune hard after flowering to maintain a bushy habit.

Pronunciation: ak-uh-LY-fuh


Synonyms (AKA): Philippines Medusa, Chenille Plant, Fox Tail


Typical height: 2 - 3m
Climate: Prefers tropical or subtropical climates, or warm protected positions in temperate climate.
Light conditions: Sun / Part Shade
Growth habit: Open shrubby
Growing conditions: Moist, well drained soil
Flowers: Summer through to Autumn
Origin: Philippines


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Acalypha hispida - 180mm pot Acalypha hispida - 180mm pot



Shipping Weight 2.0000kg

Acalypha hispida - 180mm pot

Barcode 101586987999
Shipping Weight 2.0000kg

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