red cuphea
Cuphea llavea Llave & LexarzaLythraceae

common name synonyms: false heather, bat face cuphea, bat-face cuphea, St. Peter's plant, tiny mice, bunny ears

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Rosidae

order: Myrtales

growth form: herb

life history: perennial

level of invasiveness: benign

weedy in native range: No

noxious weed in the u.s.: No

type of introduction: Intentional

number of vectors: 1.0

introduced range: Europe

native range: Mexico (Central America)

invasiveness notes: benign




Credits: Credits: (c) 2001-2006 J. Forman Orth