Hippo® Red Polka Dot Plant
Houseplants Size Chart
Subject to availability. Check with your local store for current availability.
Green foliage is speckled with red polka dots. Makes a colorful filler in shady spots in your garden beds, borders, and containers. Is adaptable as a houseplant.
Plant with Elephant Ear
* Houseplants are like “surf and turf” on a restaurant menu; prices reflect the current market value. Because we pass the savings onto you, our prices fluctuate based on where and when specific plants are sourced.
- Mature Size: 16"-22" tall, 8"-14" wide
- Light Requirement: Morning Sun, Afternoon Shade to Bright Indirect Light
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 17-24
- Growth Habit: Mounding
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Air Purifier
See Green Thumb Guide below for region specific information.
Green Thumb Guide
Performs best in enriched, well draining soils. Keep soil consistently moist but not soggy. Pinch back at any time to maintain a more bushy and compact habit. When used as a houseplant, fertilize once or twice a year with an all purpose houseplant fertilizer.
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods
Visit: UC Cooperative Extension Offices (Opens in new window)
Visit: National County Extension Offices (Opens in new window)