Family Name: Acanthaceae
Synonyms: Asystasia coromandeliana, Justicia gangetica
Common Names: Coromandel, Chinese Violet, Creeping Foxglove, Ganges Primrose
Height: 0.3 TO 0.4 METRES OVERALL HEIGHT
A common weed that flowers profusely under sunny conditions. Its a caterpillar host plants for a number of butterflies such as Autumn Leaf, Blue Pansy and the Jacintha Eggfly.