Species Monechma divaricatum Willd. ex Nees (Wild lucern)

Biological classification:
  • kingdom: Plantae
  • - phylum: Tracheophyta
  • -- class: Magnoliopsida
  • --- order: Lamiales
  • ---- family: Acanthaceae
  • ----- species: Monechma divaricatum
  • Monechma angustissimum
Characteristics:perennial shrub, 1m tall, narrow leaves with recurved tips, two-lipped flowers aer mauve or white with purple markings
References:Van Rooyen et al. 2001: 80
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