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Graptophyllum pictum cultivars

Family Name: Acanthaceae
Full Sun: 6-8h Moderate Water Ornamental Foliage Woody

Name

Family Name
Genus Epithet
Species Epithet
Species Epithet Type
Comments

Classifications and Characteristics

Plant Division Angiosperms (Flowering Seed Plants)
Plant Growth Form Shrub
Lifespan (in Singapore) Perennial
Mode of Nutrition Autotrophic
Plant Shape Rounded
Maximum Height 2 m to 3 m

Landscaping Features

Desirable Plant Features Ornamental Foliage
Plant & Rootzone Preference - Tolerance Well-Drained Soils
Landscape Uses Parks & Gardens, Hedge / Screening, Container Planting
Thematic Landscaping Golden Garden

Plant Care and Propagation

Light Preference Full Sun
Water Preference Moderate Water
Propagation Method Stem Cutting

Foliar

Foliage Retention Evergreen
Mature Foliage Texture(s) Smooth, Glossy / Shiny

Image Repository

Images

Others

Master ID 34045
Species ID 8461
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Species record last updated on: 07 May 2021.
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