Strobilanthes alternata ‘Waffle Plant’
Strobilanthes alternata, commonly referred to as the Waffle Plant or Red Ivy, is a prostrate tropical perennial that typically grows to 6″-9″ tall. It is primarily valued as a ground cover for its colorful foliage. The leaf blades are a dark green on the top face and are a lighter green or purplish on the lower face. The flowers of the plant grow from where the leaf meets the stem, and are white with purple penciling.
Light Requirements: Prefers bright, indirect light.
Water Requirements: Prefers moist soil.
Toxic to Pets? No