Skip to content

Graptophyllum pictum Chocolate / Caricature Plant

Save Rs. 100.00
Original price Rs. 449.00
Current price Rs. 349.00
10% Contribution goes to Forest By Heartfulness - Donate

Common Name : Caricature Plant

Botanical Name : Graptophyllum pictum Chocolate

Family :  Acanthaceae  (Acanthus Family)

Origin : New Guinea

Growth Habits :  Medium

Light condition : Full Sun

Maintenance : Low

Watering Schedule:  Every day


Graptophyllum pictum, the caricature-plant, is a shrub in the family Acanthaceae. It is a well-known garden shrub loved for its vibrant foliage. Its foliage is a chocolate-purple foliage variegated with creamy pink at the center. Plant can reach 6 feet tall and wide or more and can be used as a beautiful hedge or mixed in with other shrubs.

Plant care:

Grows well in full sun and in shade. But the foliage is little dull in the shade. It needs moderate watering.