Stropilanthes alternata

Stropilanthes alternata


The Acanthaceae family includes the small, delicate, herbaceous, tropical perennial Strobilanthes alternata. This species’ native habitat is in Malaysia, Indonesia, Japan, China. It is primarily found in the wet tropical environment and is a subshrub and is also used in the preparation of certain medicine. This plant is raised for its attractive, multicoloured foliage. when placed in the appropriate container, makes an excellent showpiece.

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More information: -Stropilanthes alternata plants come in 12 cm * 5 cm Pot with our own premium soil blend. Great for decorating your space!
– Delivery within 5-7 days from day of ordering
– We ship directly from our greenhouse to your door. Our plants never sit in dark warehouses. – Expertly packed. However, As with any living being, the signs of travel may be quite evident. – Please provide some attention and care for the next couple of weeks
– Plants with shallow roots may topple over during shipping due to their shallow roots. Do not panic! All you have to do is pot it back in the same container
– The images/photos shown here are for representational purposes only. – All our plants are delivered to you in either a 4″ or 6″ terracotta coloured plastic pot – – Comes with a cute postcard with care instructions.

Common Name: Red ivy, red-flame ivy, or waffle plant.
Botanical Name: Stropilanthes alternata
Maximum growth dimensions:
Light: Partial shade or bright indirect sunlight.
Temperature: Ideal temperature is 13-16 °C
Soil Type: A well-drained moist soil.
Watering frequency: 2 times a day suring summer and 2 times a week during winter. Do not allow water to stagnate.
Bloom time: Mid summer
Flower colour: White
Toxicity: Nontoxic
Difficulty level- Medium

Weight 1.1 kg
Dimensions 15 × 28 cm

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