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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2123)

      Order: Scrophulariales (98)

        Family: Acanthaceae (25)(family description)

          Genus: Justicia (3)

            Epithet: schimperiana (Hochst. ex Nees) T. Anderson (2)

schimperiana => indicating connection to Georg Heinrich Wilhelm Schimper (1804–1878), German plant collector in Near East and north-eastern Africa

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Justicia schimperiana at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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