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Setcreasea purpurea (Schau.) Boom in Acta Bot. Nearl. 4:167. 1955.

Setcreasea purpurea

Credit: Azmat

  • Tradescanlia purpurescens Schau.

    Similar to the previous species but plants, including leaves, deeply reddish-purple. Leaves elliptic-lanceolate, usually obscurely ciliate on the surface but conspicuously so on the margins and base. Flowers deep pink.

    Distribution: Native of Central America and Southern U.S., widely cultivated as an ornamental in tropical and subtropical regions.


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