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I was in Mexico and saw this plant which looks like a coleus due to the mottled scalloped leaves but it is almost four feet tall. The coleus I am used to are about six inches tall. What is this plant? oversized coleus

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This is Acalypha wilkesiana, a member of the family Euphorbiaceae. Sometimes called Copperleaf, it is a hardy, attractive and commonly grown plant in tropical gardens. There are numerous and quite variable forms and cultivars.

https://florafaunaweb.nparks.gov.sg/Special-Pages/plant-detail.aspx?id=1593

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