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Acalypha wilkesiana 'Bourbon Street' /Bourbon Street Copper Plant


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Color better in bright light

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Scientific Name: Acalypha wilkesiana 'Bourbon Street'
Common Name: Bourbon Street Copper Plant
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11, 12 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Variegated Plants
Comments: An improved selection that is damaged by leaf eating insects and spider mites. Grows best after night temperatures stay above 60 degrees F. Cut back young shoots in the spring to form a more compact shrub form.