(This plant comes in a 3.5 inch pot. You will receive a very similar plant to the one in the picture. It may or may not be blooming at the time of your purchase. The plant is shipped in its pot to prevent any damage to the roots).
This The adult specimen can grow to between three and five meters in height and its trunk may attain a diameter of thirty to forty centimeters or more. Thyrsoid inflorescences are generally well-developed, and capable of forming large tufts between leaves. The unisexual white flowers are minute. Can be reproduced by seeds or cuttings.
Habitat: Réunion and Rodrigues islands (Rep. of Mauritius)
Sun: Full Sun
Height: 3-5 metres
Some of this information was found at bihrmann
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|Common Name||Urtica ficifolia|
|Hardiness Zone||8 to 10|
|Origin||Réunion and rodrigues islands|
|Scientific Name||Obetia ficifolia|
|Sun Exposure||Full sun|