Acalypha hispida - Chenille Plant, Foxtails

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Acalypha hispida - Chenille Plant, Foxtails

Chenille plant prefers full sun in winter, but bright light with protection from direct sun in summer. Water actively growing plants when the soil begins to dry. In winter, allow the soil to dry slightly between waterings. Keep water off the flower spikes to prevent disease problems. Keep growing temperatures above 60 degrees. Supplemental humidity may be helpful.

Propagation is by stem tip cuttings.

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