Justicia californica (Bentham) D.N.Gibson
Family: Acanthaceae

Synonyms:   Beloperone californica
Spanish Names:   chuparrosa
American Names:   chuparosa, beloperone, hummingbird bush
Growth Habit:   Half-shrub
Duration:   Perennial
Herbacious / Woody:   Intermediate
Succulence (Part):   Non-Succulent
Regional Nativity:   Yes
Growth Season:   Summer
Habitat: tropical deciduous forest, desert
Bloom season: Spring, Winter, Fall
Flower color: Red

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Retrieved from the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum web site on 05-16-2022