Iresine Herbstii (Blood Leaf) is striking, yet easy to care for. This plant Goth may look like she walks on the wild side, but she is super chill and just loves to brighten dreary locations.? With Bright glossy Red/Pink leaves, Ms. Blood Leaf is relatively uncommon and makes a gorgeous house-plant, office-plant, or desk-plant.? Belonging to the Amaranthaceae family, it is native to Brazil and other tropical areas. Since it is a tropical plant, this gorgeous stunner requires a humid atmosphere so mist once a week to keep your Iresine happy. This plant is listed as Pet Safe by the ASPCA.