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Jatropha multifada Coral plant Jarak tintir Euphorbiaceae
 

Jatropha multifada, Coral plant, Jarak tintir

 

Jatropha multifada, Coral plant, Jarak tintir

This shrub from Central America grows to 6 ft (1.8 m) talJatropha multifada, Coral plant, Jarak tintir	l.
Its large leaves, up to 12 in (30 cm) wide, are deeply incised, with as many as 12 narrow lobes.
Clusters of red flowers are borne on long, thin stalks high above the foliage.
It likes a sheltered position; it tends to shed leaves as a response to either dryness or cold.
All parts of the plant are highly poisonous.
Flowering colors: Red
Garden type: Dry Garden
Cultivation : They do best in full sun, but will tolerate light shade, and need fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. Propagation is from seed or cuttings .Jatropha multifada, Coral plant, Jarak tintir

   

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