Shrimp Plant Braided Tree

The Justicia Brandegeana or Shrimp Plant is an evergreen, usually blooming plant that is ideal for most landscapes and even indoor potted plants. The Shrimp Plant has lighter green, soft foliage and stems. Its bract drooping blooms emerge all over the plant and have a shrimp like appearance. The colors of the blooms are salmon and the tips are yellow-green out of these bracts small white flowers may appear. This plant grows fast and does well in semi-tropical areas and attracts hummingbirds. Full sun and moist, well-drained soil will help this clump forming plant flourish.

Justicia Brandegeana Shrimp Plant Key Points

  • Evergreen, usually blooming plant used in landscapes or in potted containers indoors or outdoors
  • Has lighter green, soft foliage and stems
  • Its blooms are drooping bracts with a shrimp like appearance
  • The blooms colors are salmon with yellow-green tips
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Likes full sun and moist, well-drained soil

*Please note: We are unable to ship live plants to: CA, HI, AK
Decorative container (shown in photo) is sold separately.


    Growing Zone 9-11
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    Mature Height: 3-4
    Mature Width: 3-4
    Light Needs Full Sun, Partial Sun
    Watering Needs Average Watering
    Blooms Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter
    Spacing
    Botanical: Justicia Brandegeana
    Plant Directions: Sent with order


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