- Common name(s): Polka Dot Plant, Measlesplant and others
- Synonyme(s): N/A
- Family: Acanthaceae
- Origin: Madagascar and naturalized in South America.
- More infos: the Polka Dot Plant likes a bright to light shaded place with partial morning or evening sun. A regular potting mix can be used. Keep it moist but not soggy. Temperature minimum is 15 °C.