VARIEGATED TAPIOCA- MANIHOT ESCULENTA VAR.
Originates from Brazil - In South American countries , known as cassava there , the roots are peeled and boiled for cassava meal or tapioca.
Has absolutely stunning variegation- really pretty plant
Has knobby stem
Deeply lobed leaves
Does well in heat & humidity
Has medicinal value
MATURE HEIGHT : 3-4 FT WIDTH: 4-5FT
COLD HARDINESS: DOES NOT TOLERATE FROST-
Currently growing in 4" -shipped potted- please see picture for size reference - these are starter plants .
These plants break dormancy late spring. We ship only plants that are fully leafed out.