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Polka Dot Plant

Hypoestes phyllostachya

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Hypoestes does well in full sun and moist, well drained soil growing to about 12-18 inches tall. It is best used in a mass planting. Hypoestes is easily grown from seed or cuttings. It can be cut back and overwintered as a houseplant. It is available in pink, white and red variegation.

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