Acalypha wilkesiana (Copper Leaf)


Acalypha wilkesiana (Copper Leaf, Jacobs Coat) is Spreading shrub, with oval, multi-coloured, mottled, and often variegated leaves, 10-20cm long. Bears catkin-like racemes, 10-20cm long, usually green or copper-tinted, and often hidden among the leaves, periodically during the year. Height 2m, Spread 1-2m. Native to Pacific Island.