Lovely shiny darkish green cup shaped leaves sit atop dark sturdy stems. When it rains the “cups” fill with water then tip and pour. Dark purple veining on the underside of leaves is shown off beautifully when the shines through. A wonderful addition to the tropical garden.
Soil Conditions: Moist fertile soil. Can be planted in the margins of a pond or bog garden.
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial/dappled shade.
Height and Spread: 1.5m
Hardy/winter protection: Tender perennial. Best lifted, potted and kept frost free under cover.
Other info: Also known as coffee cups. Clump forming.