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Acalypha Hispida - Plant

Acalypha Hispida - Plant

Regular price Rs. 299.00
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  • Comes with a Plastic pot
  • 3-7 Days Delivery
  • Organic
  • International Shipping
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Immerse yourself in the enchanting allure of Vermi Organics' Acalypha Hispida Plant, commonly known as Chenille Plant or Red Hot Cat's Tail. This distinctive tropical beauty is characterized by its long, fuzzy, crimson blooms that cascade like a vibrant waterfall. Whether adorning your indoor space or gracing your garden, the Acalypha hispida promises a burst of color and whimsy.

About: Originating from the Pacific Islands, Acalypha Hispida Plant is a tropical shrub that captivates with its unique appearance. Vermi Organics introduces this captivating plant, a testament to the diversity and charm of tropical flora. With its velvety catkin-like blooms, the Acalypha hispida is a delightful addition to any botanical collection.

Benefits: Beyond its visual appeal, the Acalypha Hispida Plant offers a tropical touch to your surroundings. Its vibrant red catkin-like flowers contribute to a lively and playful atmosphere, making it an ideal choice for those looking to infuse color into their indoor or outdoor spaces.

Type of Plant (Indoor or Outdoor): A versatile species, Acalypha hispida can thrive both indoors and outdoors, depending on your climate. As an indoor plant, it adds a touch of exotic charm to your living space. Outdoors, it can be cultivated in tropical or subtropical gardens, providing a burst of color and texture.

Care: Caring for Acalypha hispida involves providing well-draining soil, bright indirect light, and regular watering to maintain soil moisture. This tropical beauty enjoys a humid environment, making it suitable for indoor cultivation in homes or conservatories.

Common Names: Acalypha hispida goes by various names, including Chenille Plant, Red Hot Cat's Tail, and Foxtail Plant. Embrace the diverse common names that reflect its distinctive appearance and popularity in different regions.


  • Height: 3 to 6 feet
  • Spread: 2 to 4 feet
  • Flowers: Long, fuzzy, crimson catkin-like blooms
  • Foliage: Green, serrated leaves
  • Bloom Time: Spring to fall

Special Features: The long, fuzzy, crimson catkin-like blooms are the hallmark feature of Acalypha hispida, creating a visually striking display. Its unique appearance makes it a conversation starter, and its adaptability to different environments adds to its appeal as an ornamental plant.


  • Ornamental: Elevate the visual appeal of your indoor or outdoor space with the vibrant and whimsical blooms of Acalypha hispida.
  • Decorative: Use cuttings of the striking blooms in floral arrangements for a tropical and eye-catching centerpiece.
  • Landscape: Plant in tropical gardens or as a focal point in subtropical landscapes to introduce a touch of exotic charm.
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Delivered beautiful fresh plant. In hanging pot. I liked 👍