Hypoestes is a spreading evergreen plant with delicately veined leaves.
It is a low-growing creeper that is a perfect fit for terrariums or bottle gardens.
POSITION As a tropical plant that naturally grows in the humid bright shade of tropical forests, this plant prefers similar conditions when grown as a houseplant. It dislikes full sunlight, preferring bright, indirect light. It will also thrive under fluorescent lights.
WATER Hypoestes like a moderate amount of moisture in the soil at all times. A good rule of thumb is to water when the top 1cm of soil has dried out