Strobilanthes anisophyllus (Lodd.) T.Anders.


Evergreen shrub to 1 m or so tall. Leaves opposite, narrow-lanceolate and willowlike, often purple, the leaves of each pair of different size, margin toothed. Flowers pinkish mauve; summer.


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.

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