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Jatropha integerrima /Jatropha

Jatropha integerrima  / Jatropha integerrima
Large gangly shrub with a sprinkling of flowers
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Large gangly shrub with a sprinkling of flowers

A large shrub with many red flowers

Red flowers are bright and plentiful on this tripical shrub

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Scientific Name: Jatropha integerrima
Common Name: Jatropha
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 5 - 10 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer, Winter
Flower color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: It flowers most of the year and is spectacular when in bloom. If left unpruned, it attains small tree size. Used in shrub borders, as accent and in containers. It attracts butterflies.