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Iresine herbstii 'Brilliantissima'


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Plant Facts

Scientific Name Iresine herbstii 'Brilliantissima'
Principal Common Name Bloodleaf
Common Name(s)
Description Small shrub to 3 to 4 feet tall by 3 to 4 feet wide. Has red broadleaf foliage with lighter veins. Often used as indoor plant, an annual or container plant in colder areas, can overwinter in milder climates. Tropical looking plant with insignificant flower.
General Comments
Height Range 3 - 4 FT
Spread Range 3 - 4 FT
Flower Showy N
Sunset Zones 22 : 23 : 24
USDA Zones 10a : 10b : 11
Leaf Color Red
Leaf Texture Prominent veined
Form Shrub
Flower Color
Flower Time Infrequent
Ease of Growing Easy
Light Preferences Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun) : Part Sun
Soil Preferences Well-drained
Watering Preferences Medium
Outstanding Features Color : Container Plant : Foliage : Indoor Plant : Leaf

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