Click on image for full screen view.

Caricature Plant
Graptophyllum pictum


Foliage is oval shaped, glossy, variegated and leathery; leaves are up to 5 inches long.

Plant Form or Habit: upright

Plant Use: medium foliage permanent color floor plant

Exposure: medium

Flower Color: purple to red

Blooming Period: spring summer fall

Height: up to 8 feet

Width: 2 feet

Foliage Texture: coarse

Heat Tolerance: high

Water Requirements: medium

Additional Comments: Bright light with high humidity enhances growth; useful for height in the back of a planting bed or as a specimen.


Index to Common Names | Index to Scientific Names | Photo Gallery