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Acalypha wilkesiana 'Ceylon'
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Ships in 6 inch nursery pot 24 inches in height.


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Ships in 6 inch nursery pot 24 inches in height.

Acalypha wilkesiana 'Ceylon' – Native to Fiji and nearby islands in the South Pacific, Acalypha adds a colorful, tropical feel to any landscape. This cultivar does well in partial shade or sun. It can also be grown in containers as houseplants. When planted outdoors, Acalypha does best in rich, fast-draining soil. When used as a houseplant, it likes to be moist, but not saturated. Can be propagated by stem cuttings at any time of year. Protect from frost and freezing temperatures.

Name Acalypha wilkesiana 'Ceylon'
Common Names Copper Leaf, Jacob's Coat,
Grow Zone 10
Light Conditions Partial Sun/Shade
Water Requirements Average
PH Level 5.6-7.5
Minimum Height 3 Feet
Maximum Height 6 Feet
Growth Habit Fast
Bloom Period Late Summer/Early Fall
Fragrant No
Scientific Name Acalypha wilkesiana
Class Magnoliopsida
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Acalypha
Species wilkesiana
Salt Tolerance Moderate
Grow Zone 10
Grow Zones
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