General Information

Variability in colouration makes them virtually indistinguishable. Their scalloped leaves are chartreuse with deep maroon or purple flecking, which varies with the amount of sun exposure Leaves are light purple underneath. Stem and petioles are also light purples in colour. Plants form mounds up to 3 feet tall. Antique could be used for border planting since they are tall varieties.

Salient features
Plant Height 69.333 cm
Number of leaves 38.333
Number of branches 6.333
Stem girth 0.760 cm
Length of leaf with petiole 17.300 cm
Petiole length 4.056 cm
Diameter of leaf stalk 0.220 cm
Leaf width 8.667 cm
Length of leaf without petiole 13.244 cm




  • Central Coastal Agricultural Research Institute, Ela, Old Goa, Goa
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