Fittonia albivenis (Veitch) BrummittAcanthaceae

common name synonyms: nerveplant, silver fittonia, silver netplant, silver-nerve, silver-threads, snakeskinplant

scientific name synonyms: F. argyroneura Coem., F. verschaffeltii (Lem.) Van Houtte, var. argyroneura (Coem.) Regel, Adelaster albivenis, Gymnostachyum verschaffeltii Lem.

subclass: Dicotyledoneae

superorder: Asteridae

order: Scrophulariales

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

native range: South America

notes: many cv's

invasiveness notes: benign

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