Project Description

Acalypha hispida: Chenille Plant

-Light Exposure: Part Sun – Part Shade
-Water Req: Moderate
-Height: 4- 6 ft.
-Growth Rate: Fast

The Chenille Plant is a tropical shrub that is especially unique in appearance with its red, drooping flowers that blossom throughout the year. Sure to be an attention grabber, the Chenille Plant is perfect for an ornamental centerpiece for part sun / part shade locations.  For best appearance, fertilize Chenille Plants 3 times per year in spring, summer and fall with a quality granular fertilizer and supplement feedings with bonemeal or liquid fertilizer for increased blooms.