Exotica is part of the Hemigraphis genus and is a Waffle plant variety. Its scientific name is Hemigraphis alternata 'Exotica'. Blooms appear in these approximate colours: Anti-flash white. Leaves appear approximately as a Bright Purple colour.
Fast growing. Can be left long and grown as a hanging or vine like plant or can be trimmed to keep bushy. Needs lots of water.Exotica normally grows with a ground cover-like habit to a mature height of 3.66 metres (that's 11.89 feet imperial).
Exotica Waffle plant is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!
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Can be replicated by cuttings.Plant in a location that enjoys partial sun and remember to water often.
The leaves get a purple color on the underside if given enough light. The leaves also exhibit a crinkled ‘waffle’ texture.
Hemigraphis exotica, Purple waffle plant