Tilt aWhirl

General Information

Tilt aWhirl has distinctive rolled up or swirling circular leaves of gentle heather to mahogany brown colour with zigzag frilly edges tipped in lime or yellow colour and feathered centres and green veins. Leaves are light green underside and stems and petioles are greenish in colour. It is of dwarf, compact and dense nature and hence can be used for container planting and for interior decoration purpose. Tilt a whirl is a marvellous cultivar because of its distinctive leaf shape and compact nature.


Salient features
Plant Height 54.667 cm
Number of leaves 29.333
Number of branches 4.333
Stem girth 0.600 cm
Length of the leaf with petiole 11.033 cm
Petiole length 2.944 cm
The diameter of the leaf stalk 0.243 cm
Leaf width 10.000 cm
Length of the leaf without petiole 8.333 cm




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