Hypoestes are delicate care free annuals that make a spectacular groundcover or border plant.  They are also heat tolerant.  Grown more for their foliage than their unremarkable flowers. 

Position - Prefers partial shade.

Spacing  - 20 - 30cm

Disease and pests -

Hypoestas generally don't suffer from problems with insects and disease.

Care -

They require lots of water.  Once established they are easy to grow.  Can be cut back to keep neat.

Colours Available - Red, white and Pink.