syn: Beloperone guttata Brandegee; Calliaspidia guttata (Brandegee) Bremek.; Drejerella guttata (Brandegee) Bremek.
Evergreen shrub with ovate up to 8 cm long leaves; flowers in drooping spikes with large bronze to rose coloured bracts overlapping the flowers; flowers white, bi-lipped with reddish spots on lower lip
Photographed from University of California Botanical Garden in June, 2008
Common names: Shrimp plant; Mexican shrimp plant; Shrimp bush; False hop
Dr. Gurcharan Singh
Retired Associate Professor
SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
Res: 932 Anand Kunj, Vikas Puri, New Delhi-110018.
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