Commonly grown as an ornamental plant, Caricature Plan is low-maintenance and drought-resistant. Its foliage is famous for its distinctive coloring, which can be different shades of green, pink, and white.
The Caricature Plant is a tropical evergreen perennial plant native to Southeast Asia that belongs to the Acanthaceae family of plants. Its leaves are the most distinctive identification features – typically ovate to elliptical and can be various shades of green, pink, and white while growing to be up to 4 inches (10 cm) long and 2 inches (5 cm) wide. Also, they are arranged in a rosette pattern on the stem, which can grow up to 12 inches (30 cm) tall. Further, Caricature Plant produces small, white, tubular flowers about 1 inch (2.5 cm) long that are arranged in spikes but not particularly showy. Note that the plant is toxic if ingested and may cause skin irritation, so handle it with attention and keep it away from pets.