Friday, January 1, 2010

Family | Acanthaceae

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Garden ID


acanthus family


Many members of the Acanthaceae family are tropical herbs, shrubs, or twining vines.



Ruellia




Preview


Mexican Petunia (Ruellia )














Anisacanthus




Hummingbird Bush
Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii





















Acanthus

Bear's breeches Acanthus mollis

























Strobilanthes

Persian Shield  (Strobilanthes dyerianus)

































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