Native to Asia, the Cordyline Firebrand produces lance-shaped leaves, dark purple with streaks of pink
It is the ideal garden shrub in warm climates, and it also makes a great indoor plant in cooler areas. It prefers tropical or subtropical climates or warm protected positions. It grows in an upright shape, able to grow up to 1-2 m tall.
In Hawaii, the leaves are used to make hula skirts!