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Justicia procumbens / Kitsunenomago キツネノマゴ

Bloom time: August-October

Acanthaceae /


Species in the genus Justica:

Justicia procumbens / Kitsunenomago
Justicia procumbens var. leucantha / Shirobanakitsunenomago



Justicia procumbens / Kitsunenomago キツネノマゴ

Justicia procumbens is an annual herb generally found on roadsides and the like,10-40cm in height; its oval leaves are of opposite phyllotaxis, 2-5cm in width. The flowers are lip-shaped, 8mm long, densely bloom in a spike, and light red-purple. Two stamens on an upper lip are prominent. Bloom time: August-October.




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