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A picture of a Herbst's Bloodleaf

Herbst's Bloodleaf

Iresine herbstii

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This herbaceous perennial species has dramatic foliage coloured bright blood red, hence it is commonly referred to as bloodleaf. It can grow up to 1.5m in height and is cultivated as an ornamental species in the tropics for its attractive foliage.

Special Features

Attractive leaves