-Iresine herbstii is a species of flowering plant in the family Acanthaceae, native to the rainforests of Colombia, Peru, Bolivia, Ecuador and northern Brazil.
-A herbaceous plant, it is notable for its dark green foliage with strongly contrasting white or red veins. It is commonly called nerve plant or mosaic plant.
-Iresine herbstii is a creeping evergreen perennial growing to 15 cm (6 in) high, with lush green, ovate leaves, 7 to 10 cm long, with accented veins of white to deep pink and a short fuzz covering its stems.
-Small buds may appear after time where the stem splits into leaves. There are also forms in which the nervatura is carmine-red. Flowers are small with a white to off-white color.*
-Please click this link for information on how to acclimate the plant upon receipt.
Daily care of Iresine herbstii
|Light condition:||Part Shade, Full Shade|
|How to water:||Allow getting dry between watering|
|Size:||4 - 6'' (10 - 15 cm)|