- The leaves of this acalypha - do not look like those of one. The typical catkins like flowers give it away.
- It is a very robust and easy to grow plant. It is the backbone of the hedge and topiary world in South East Asia. The reason for it not being popular in India is a mystery. A must grow plant.
- As this plant does not have any thorns – it is recommended instead of duranta variegated.
One plant that can do without any growing tips. As easy as they get. Good soil, regular water, occasional trimming - and you have a good plant growing.