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Common name

English: Cigar Flower

German: Zigarettenblümchen

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2612)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2512)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2124)

      Order: Myrtales (76)

        Family: Lythraceae (12)(family description)

          Genus: Cuphea (2)

            Epithet: ignea A. DC. (1)

ignea => fiery-red

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: red

External links

Check for Cuphea ignea at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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