Acalypha hispida bush in sunlight with crimson red inflorescence
Acalypha hispida (Chenille Plant)

Does well on the coast and the higher elevations of Colombia. Photographed in Barranquilla and Armenia.

Acalypha hispida crimson red flowers
Large Acalypha bush with red drooping flowers
A hedge of Acalypha in front of a smaller hedge of dark color foliage