Herbst's Bloodleaf

Iresine herbstii, commonly known as bloodleaf or chicken gizzard, is a tropical perennial plant that is often grown as an annual in temperate regions. It is native to South America and grows up to 1 meter tall. The plant has vibrant, colorful foliage that ranges from deep red to pink and purple, making it a popular ornamental plant. It is often used in landscapes and container gardens, and can also be grown indoors as a houseplant. It is relatively low maintenance and requires occasional pruning to maintain its shape. In traditional medicine, the plant is used to treat various ailments such as fever, headaches, and respiratory problems.

Herbst's Bloodleaf

(Iresine Herbstii)



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