Dragon's Tongue

Watch out for the Dragon's Tongue 

Hemigraphis Repanda, commonly known as Dragon’s Tongue, belongs to the Acanthaceae family and is native to Malaysia and India. The first half of the scientific name “Hemigraphis” is a Greek word – hemi means “half” and graphis means a “stylus or paintbrush”. They would thrive when grown emersed in a high humidity environment such as terrariums or paludariums.

Care and Maintenance

Keep soil on the moister side. It's not particularly drought tolerant, so don't let it wilt or dry out. It can handle low, medium, or bright light. 

What's included

- Plant
Plant care and repotting instruction cards
6" hand-painted terracotta pot & saucer (if ordered)
Dehydrated soil wafer is included with pot


This plant is not safe for pets.