Pseuderanthemum atropurpureum L.H.


Shrub to 1 m or more tall. Leaves 7-15 cm long, ovate-elliptic, purplish or pink and usually blotched. Flowers short-stalked, in a dense terminal spike, white or pink and sometimes spotted, about 2.5 cm wide, with 5 spreading lobes.


Source: Spencer, R. (2002). Acanthaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 4. Flowering plants. Dicotyledons. Part 3. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

Pseuderanthemum atropurpureum 'Variegatum'

Leaves to 15 cm long, bronze to pinkish, variegated with cream and green.