Friday, January 1, 2010

Family | Acanthaceae | Acanthus Family

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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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