Manihot esculenta ‘Variegata’: Bitter Cassava

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Manihot esculenta ‘Variegata’, commonly known as bitter cassava or ornamental cassava is a milky-sapped tropical shrub, cultivated for its ornamental value.

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It features palmately lobed, medium green and creamy yellow marking leaves, typically 3-7 parted with red veins and stalk. This plant is native to South America.

Photos: HortPark, Singapore 20120526

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