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Hypoestes (Polka Dot Plant) Hippo Red is a much improved version with dark green and red speckled foliage.  This super sized version is big, bushy and wont bolt into flower .  It is heat tolerant and deadheading is not necessary.  Use them like coleus to provide season long color to your contianers and landscapes.  Grow in part sun or shade.  

Hypoestes Hippo Red (Polka Dot Plant)

  • Garden Height:  16 - 22 Inches

    Spacing: 6 - 10 Inches

    Spread: 8 - 14 Inches

    Foliage Colors: Black/Red

     Foliage Shade: Speckled red and dark green to black

    Habit:  Upright

     Container Role:  Filler