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Elatostematoides vittata

Urticaceae

Elatostema vittatum, commonly known as Striped Elatostema, is a species of flowering plant within the Elatostema genus. It is characterized by its distinctive striped leaves, which feature striking patterns of white or cream-colored veins against a green background.

This perennial herbaceous plant is native to Borneo, where it thrives in shady, moist environments such as forest understories in the wet tropical biome .

Elatostema vittatum may also have medicinal properties and is sometimes cultivated for traditional herbal remedies.

Elatostematoides vittata
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