Very pleased at the performance of this plant. It’s currently September 15th in zone 8b & this plant is still bright and beautiful.
Hippo® Rose Polka Dot Plant Hypoestes phyllostachya
- Part Shade to Shade
The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).
FeaturesFANCY, yet UNFUSSY.
Colorful foliage.Award WinnerFoliage InterestHeat TolerantDeadheading Not Necessary
CharacteristicsPlant Type:AnnualHeight Category:MediumGarden Height:16 - 22 InchesSpacing:6 - 10 InchesSpread:8 - 14 InchesFoliage Colors:GreenFoliage Colors:PinkFoliage Shade:Deep Pink and GreenHabit:UprightContainer Role:Filler
Plant NeedsLight Requirement:Part Shade to ShadeMaintenance Category:EasyBloom Time:Grown for FoliageHardiness Zones:10a, 10b, 11a, 11bWater Category:AverageSoil Fertility Requirement:Average SoilUses:ContainerUses:LandscapeUses:Mass PlantingUses Notes:
Use in containers or landscapesMaintenance Notes:
Easy to care for.Hippo® Rose Hypoestes phyllostachya 'G14160' USPP 29,842, Can PBRAF
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KaraMia, Oregon, United States, 2 weeks ago
Grew these in my shady window boxes last year. Color with out having to be flowers. Loved them!Sharon Boyden, 1 year ago
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