Red hot cat's tail
Acalypha hispida 'Alba'
Also known as
Chenille plant, Philippines Medusa, Fox tail
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Red hot cat's tail Overview
The leaves of this Acalypha are shiny and bright green. The flowers are long, pendulous green-white and catkin-like. Plants are poisonous to animals.
How to propagate Red hot cat's tail
By softwood, greenwood or semi-ripe cuttings in summer.
Other uses of Red hot cat's tail
Grown for its striking flowers