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Noun1.bloodleaf - any plant of the genus Iresine having colored foliage
genus Iresine, Iresine - genus of tropical American herbs or subshrubs
beef plant, Iresine herbstii, Iresine reticulata, beefsteak plant - South American plant having green to purple or red branches with green to purple ornamental foliage and spikes of insignificant woolly flowers with dry membranous bracts
subshrub, suffrutex - low-growing woody shrub or perennial with woody base
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The activity is part of Operation Bloodleaf and was carried out by cyber investigators from NERSOU.
Exotic water-loving plants like bloodleaf (a Brazilian native) and the carnivorous pitcher plant grow in mesh pouches that tine the outdoor shower, almost disguising its purpose.
However, if coleus, spider plants, bloodleaf and other easy-to-propagate plants are to be used as part of the garden display, they will furnish numerous cuttings or off-shoots for indoor use.