Iresine Herbstii (Bloodleaf)
$8.00 incl. GST
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Overall Height APPROXIMATELY 45-55cm
- Iresine is a genus of flowering plants in the family Amaranthaceae.
- It contains 20 to 25 species, all of which are native to the American tropics.
- The generic name is derived from the Greek word εριος, meaning "wooly", referring to the trichome-covered flowers.
- Any good-quality, all-purpose potting mix.
- Loamy, soil-based potting mixture.
- Feed every 2 weeks spring through fall with a balanced water-soluble fertilizer.
- Full Sun, partial shade.
- Keep the potting mix moist in spring and summer by watering when the soil feels dry at a depth of about an inch (3 cm.).
- Add water until it runs from the drainage holes in the bottom of the pot.