Flower NameCuphea hyssopifolia
Formal NameCuphea hyssopifolia
MorphSmall non-cold-resistant Evergreen shrub
Cuphea hyssopifolia, commonly called Mexican heather, Hawaiian heather or false heather (scientific name:Cuphea hyssopifolia) is a non-cold-resistant evergreen small shrub of the Lythraceae family native to Mexico. From spring to late autumn for long period, reddish-purple flower spikes bloom. In the opposite with elongated lobules. It is a companion tobacco Sou (smoking grass).
Common name:Cuphea hyssopifolia, scientific name:Cuphea hyssopifolia, aka: Mexican heather, Hawaiian heather or False Heather, origin: Mexico, height: 50-60 cm, flowering: April to November, flower diameter: 1 cm, color: purple, leaf color: green.
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Flower arraySpike Inflorescence
Petal shapeHigh cup
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
Flowering placeGarden park
SeasonApr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov
Height25 ~ 60 [cm]
Diameter1 ~ 1