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Iresine Purple Lady

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Scientific Name : Iresine herbstii

Common Name : Beefsteak Plant, Chicken Gizzard

Plant Habit : Spreading

Spacing : 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Height : 6 - 8" (15 - 20cm)

Width : 36 - 48" (91 - 122cm)

Exposure : Partial Sun

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Seed supplied as: Raw.
Plug crop time: 4 to 5 weeks
Transplant to finish: 5 to 6 weeks

  • Ideal for mixed containers, “solo” hanging baskets or planters, and as a groundcover.
  • Also well-suited to indoor plant programs.
  • Low and prostrate, spreading plant fills in nicely and cascades as branches get longer and heavier.
  • Can withstand more sun in humid areas like Florida.