Slow to germinate but dependable. After germination the plants grow at the rate of half a foot a month. A spectacular house plant or for outdoor foliage with green leaves on a reddish stem, can grow to a height of 10 feet. 3 seeds
Germination: 2-26 weeks, sporadically
Seed Planting Depth: Sow 1/2" deep
Starting Indoors/Outdoors: Start indoors 10-12 weeks before last frost or sooner. Nick then soak seed for 48 hrs in warm water, then provide 75 degree soil temperature.
Height and Width: 3-10' x 3-10'
Light Needs: Sun
Soil Needs: Fertile and well drained
Uses: Foliage plant, houseplant
Care: Overwintering is possible in a frost free greenhouse