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Hemigraphis alternata 'Exotica'

Family Name: Acanthaceae
Common Name: Waffle Plant
Full Sun: 6-8h Semi-Shade Moderate Water Ornamental Flowers Ornamental Foliage Woody

Name

Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Infraspecific Epithet
Name Status (botanical)
Common Names

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Growth Form Shrub

Biogeography

Native Distribution New Guinea

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Flowers, Ornamental Foliage

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Semi-Shade, Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water

Foliar

Mature Foliage Colour(s) Green, Purple
Leaf Area Index (LAI) for Green Plot Ratio 4.5 (Shrub & Groundcover - Dicot)

Image Repository

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Others

Master ID 792
Species ID 2087
Species record last updated on: 16 May 2019.
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