Meet nature's answer to public enemy #1 - sugar. It's active compounds have 150 times the sweetness, while having a negligible effect on blood glucose, making it ideal for people on a diet. Stevia is a multi-stemmed straggly shrub, with arching canes topped by clusters of white daisy flower. Both the leaves and branches are arranged opposite each other. The stem has a furry appearance that darkens to a reddish hue at the base.
Dimensions of Potted Plant: L x B x H ~ 7" x 7" x 21"
Growth Medium: Soil
Pot Description: Round Plastic Pot
Basic Care Guide
Light: Semi-shade with 2-3 hours of direct sunlight
Feed: Organic fertilizer every 15 days
Central & Tropical America
Asteraceae (Sunflower family)