Hemigraphis exorica

Hemigraphis alternata cv. exorica

  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Hemigraphis exorica
  • Flower name
    Hemigraphis exorica
  • Scientific name
    Hemigraphis alternata cv. exorica
  • AliasHemigraphis 'Exorica', Purple Waffle Plant
  • Place of originhorticultural variety
  • Place of floweringPotted flower
  • Flowering seasonJune, July

What is Hemigraphis exorica

Hemigraphis exorica or Purple Waffle Plant (scientific name: Hemigraphis alternata cv. exorica)is a horticultural variety bred from the evergreen perennial plant "Hemigraphis alternata" (Scientific name: Hemigraphis alternata), native to Malaysia and belonging to the family Acanthaceae. The stem is laid sideways and purple, and its broad egg-shaped leaves are beautiful. There are irregularities on the surface of the leaves. A small white flower blooms in summer.

Common name:Hemigrafis Exotica, scientific name: Hemigraphis alternata cv. Exorica, also known as: Purple Waffle Plant, plant height: 5-20 cm, leaf shape: broad egg shape, leaf length: 5-7 cm, leaf width: 3-4 cm, leaf color: grayish green with metallic luster. Leaf back: purple, flower color: white, corolla shape: bell shape, flowering period: June to July.


  • Eye
    Lamiales
  • Family
    Acanthaceae
  • Genus
    Hemigraphis
  • Species
    H. alternata cv. exorica
  • Type of flower
    Left-right symmetrical flower
  • Array of flower
    Spikelet inflorescence
  • Petal shape
    Bell-shaped
  • Leaf type
  • Edge of the leaf
    Serrated
  • Life typeevergreen perennial plant
  • Flower colorsWhite
  • Colors of the leavesGreen
  • Fruit colorGreen
  • Height5.0 ~ 20.0 cm
  • Diameter of flower0.5 ~ 0.5 cm

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