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Jatropha multifida 

Native range: Central Americ, Caribbean

Known names: Coral Plant

Hardiness: Keep above 50°F

Mature Size: ~10' Tall, ~5' Wide

Light: 6+ hours of direct sunlight

Water: Water once soil is completely dry

Soil: Succulent mix, standard potting soil with sand, perlite/pumice added

Dormancy Period: Winter

Pet-Safe: No

Plant Size: Grown in 6" pot, shipped semi bare root


Deeply dissected palmate leaves held by long petiole. Almost looks like a mix of Papaya and dissected Japanese Maple. Let soil dry out between watering. Clusters of coral red flowers can appear year round with proper lighting.

Jatropha multifida [6"]

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