Common name: Nettlespurge
Often grown as a hedge plant in outdoor landscaping, the Jatropha also makes a lovely houseplant. It's easy to love this plant for it's hardy and fast-growing habit, as well as the beautiful red blossoms that pop up from the green leaves. This plant does well in tropical and subtropical regions, and will appreciate a decent amount of humidity to promote maximum health!
Light: Bright Filtered
Water: Drought Tolerant
Pet Friendly: No
Care: Your jatropha can handle pruning throughout the year! Feel free to shape the plant as you please, always using sharp and disinfected shears to avoid too much damage.