Botanical name: Acalypha chamaedrifolia Family: Euphorbiaceae (castor family)
Synonyms: Acalypha reptans, Acalypha hispaniolae, Croton chamaedrifolius
This species is a small version of the common Cat's Tail. It looks like a miniature trailing version of Cat's Tail. Probably from Australia or Malaysia, Red cat's tail is very attractive with its bright green leaves toothed on the margin and long, hairy tail like crimson drooping red flower clusters. It looks nice in a hanging basket.
The flower labeled Dwarf Cat Tail is ...