A tall annual herb growing arrow shaped leaves, accented by pretty little, bright yellow flowers. Thrives almost anywhere and can be grown year round in the right climate or as a potted plant. Loves warmth and humidity.
Treat as a tropical that cannot tolerate frost.
1. Native to Southeast Asia
2. Hardy outdoors in zones 10+
3. The source of fine quality jute
4. First described by Linnaeus in 1753