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Acalypha wilkesiana 'Tricolor' /Tricolor Copper Plant

Acalypha wilkesiana 'Tricolor'   / Acalypha wilkesiana 'Tricolor'
Foliage with sparse flowers
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Foliage with sparse flowers

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Scientific Name: Acalypha wilkesiana 'Tricolor'
Common Name: Tricolor Copper Plant
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 10, 11, 12 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 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:
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Variegated Plants
Comments: Plant needs fertile, moist, well-drained soil, and full or partial shade. Plants grow best during the hot summer months. Cut back growing tips to form a more compact specimen. Performs well in large containers on sunny terraces.