Indian Copperleaf
Acalypha indica

Family: Euphorbiaceae (yoo-for-bee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Acalypha (ak-uh-LY-fuh) (Info)
Species: indica (IN-dih-kuh) (Info)

Category:

Annuals

Height:

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Spacing:

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Hardiness:

Not Applicable

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Non-patented

Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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positives
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neutral
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negatives
RatingContent
Neutral

On Nov 11, 2004, smiln32 from Oklahoma City, OK (Zone 7a) wrote:

This plant is indigenous to India and has a wide variety of medical uses including an expectorant and a laxative.