BRAZILIAN CANDLE aka Many Flowers Tropical Plant Pavonia Unique Unusual Red Purple Bloom Indoor Outdoor Starter Size 4 Inch Pot Emerald tm × larger image The flowers begin as dark cylindrical spears caged in bright red bracts that slowly peel back to reveal a bright purple, slightly fuzzy spike lined with lighter lavender stamens along one side, and topped with long ruby red tipped pistils.
The spikes are encased by a vertical skirt of small very dark, almost black, purple petals that are held in slightly lighter colored pointed petal-like sepals. Bright green pointed oval leaves with slightly prominent veins grace an upright, open growing, soft stemmed bush that matures about 2-6 feet.
Suggested Uses: Houseplant, Shade Garden, Mixed Perennials, Mass Plant, Potted P Special Features: Unique Unusual Flowers Prolific Perpetual Bloomer
Condition: One (1) Well rooted, starter size plant growing and shipped in a 4 inch diameter plastic pot.