Iresine herbstii ‘Aureorticulata’ is a fast growing foliage plant from Brazil. The leaves are light green with yellow stripes and an occasional red blotch. The apex or the leaf has a notch in it. This tropical likes lots of sun except in hot summer areas where a little afternoon shade is recommended. It is frequently planted as a summer tropical bedding plant in warm summer areas. It branches well and makes a bushy mound. The flowers are insignificant.
Sun to partial shade, temp. 45 to 100 degrees, 18 to 30ins. tall. allow getting slightly dry between watering