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Acalypha pendula
Dwarf Chenille Plant
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Category: Houseplants
Light Level: Medium
Water: Frequent
Humidity: High

A. pendula is prostrate (6 to 10" tall) and has small leaves and short, fuzzy tails that elongate to 2" long. Some authorities refer to this plant as A. repens.

Plant Profile
Family Euphorbiaceae
Maintenance Low
Height to 6"
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Colors Red
Water Requirement Frequent

Recommended Fertilizer
For use on Houseplants: STA-GREEN® 6-MonthTM Foliage Plant Food

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