caricature plant


Definition of caricature plant

: an East Indian ornamental foliage plant (Graptophyllum pictum) of the family Acanthaceae

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History and Etymology for caricature plant

so called from the yellowish leaf blotches, often suggesting a human profile

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“Caricature plant.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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