If soils dry out, rapid leaf drop usually occurs. Stems may be pinched to control size and shape and to promote bushiness. Take tip cuttings in late summer to overwinter.
Container plants may also be overwintered as houseplants as long as they receive intense bright light and soils are kept uniformly moist.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Acalypha Green Twisted Leaves Regional name: Bengali - Muktajhuri, Gujarati - Dadano, Kannada - Kuppigida, Malayalam - Kuppaimeni, Marathi - Khajoti, Sanskrit - Harita-manjari, Tamil - Kuppaimeni, Telugu - Kuppichettu
Maximum Reachable Height
2.00 to 4.00 feet
easy to grow
Planting and care
Whether indoors or outdoors, growing copper leaf plants in a pot or a different container works well. If growing it in a container, the first step in the care of Acalypha wilkesiana is to ensure the pot is twice the size of the plant’s root ball.
Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti care
The best soil to grow the Acalypha copper plant is a fertile, fast-draining soil type with a soil pH of around 9.1. If the soil lacks the necessary fertility, then it can be nourished with organic nutrients like manure or compost. Eight inches of organic material is enough to make the plant grow naturally, without further attention, except for some water and exposure to the sun.
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Apply any organic fertilizer
Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti special feature
Bedding plant, filler in borders or container plant.
Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti uses
The plant is used for ornamental purpose
Unverified information Acalypha wilkesiana ointment is used to treat fungal skin diseases
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti ?
Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti is commonly known as Acalypha Green Twisted Leaves Regional name: Bengali - Muktajhuri, Gujarati - Dadano, Kannada - Kuppigida, Malayalam - Kuppaimeni, Marathi - Khajoti, Sanskrit - Harita-manjari, Tamil - Kuppaimeni, Telugu - Kuppichettu
How tall do Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti grow?
On average Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti grows 2.00 to 4.00 feet
What color are Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti ?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti plant bears flowers of color greenish white
When Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti blooms?
With enough light, Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti may produce greenish white flowers in Seasonal bloomer
How hard is Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti to grow?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti is easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti need?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti prefers Full Sun to Partial Shade
How much water does a Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti need?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti prefers watering medium
What kind of soil does a Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti need?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti prefers well-drained soil
What temperature does a Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti like?
A Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti prefers 16°C (61°F).
How often should I fertilize my Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti ?
To encourage Acalypha wilkesiana tahiti growth, Apply any organic fertilizer
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Do you provide the plant with soil, and in grown condition?