Red Hyopestes

Splash Red Hypoestes, also known as Polka Dot Plant, has red and green splotched leaves.  How much red develops depends on how much light they receive during the day. The more light, the more the red will develop. Too much sun will cause the leaves to burn so pick a location where Hypoestes will get morning sun and afternoon shade.

Hypoestes is a versatile, easy to grow plant that is typically known for its unusual and striking foliage colors. It’s vivid color patterns have made it a popular and eye-catching addition to any garden or indoor space. If your plant gets too tall or leggy, just pinch it back. If you have Hypoestes as a house plant, mist them occasionally because they like humidity.

Size: #4

Spacing: Plant 6″ to 8″ apart.

Height: Grows 6″ to 12″ tall.

How To Grow: Plant in part sun to full shade.

Outstanding Features: Grows well in a variety of settings from the flower bed to indoor planters.

Tips: Keep soil moderately moist, but not constantly soaked.

Uses: Garden Bed, Containers, Borders, Landscapes, Indoor

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