They return every year because they reseed themself. They make lots of seeds I have 2 quart jars full of seeds. The flowers are loaded with bees.
I think that is it. Leaves match, flowers match too.applestar wrote:But when I looked for regular/non variegated tapioca/cassava plants in bloom, the leaves seem to match, but the flowers didn't look anything like yours, so I tried the scientific name and came across this. The flowers look the same, but the leaves don't match?
What do you think?