The Acalypha Lemon Lime is a beautiful outdoor shrub plant. The coloration is spectacular with the bright yellow contrasting with the medium green. This is where it gets it name lemon lime. It takes full sun to full shade. This plant is a great summer plant to give long lasting color to your garden. At the beginning, the plant should be keep moist but not wet. As the plant gets more established you can back off the watering. Fertilize once a month. Keep plants away from frost during the winter.