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Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anderson
CHINESE VIOLET
Justicia gangetica L; Asystasia coromandeliana var micrantha Nees; Asystasia coromandeliana Nees; Justicia gangetica; Asystasia nemorum; Asystasia coromandeliana

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Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anderson
Chinese violet

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General Information
Symbol: ASGA2
Group: Dicot
Family: Acanthaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Subshrub
Vine
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
PR   I
VI   I
Other Common Names: asytasia
coromande
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Native Status:
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©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, HI, Oahu, Hanarum Bay. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, HI, Maui, S., Kanaha Pond. Usage Requirements .

©G.A. Cooper. Provided by Smithsonian Institution, Department of Botany . United States, HI, Maui, S., Kanaha Pond. Usage Requirements .

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, FL, Miami-Dade Co., USDA Chapman Field. July 7, 1982. Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
ASCO34 Asystasia coromandeliana Nees
JUGA Justicia gangetica L.

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Acanthaceae – Acanthus family
Genus Asystasia Blume – asystasia
Species Asystasia gangetica (L.) T. Anderson – Chinese violet

Subordinate Taxa

This plant has no children

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Asystasia gangetica Chinese violet Ganges primrose Philippine violet coromandel This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
FLEPPC Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. 1999. Invasive plant list . Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council. Florida.

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

Top Level Regions
Caribbean UPL
Hawaii FACU
North America
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain UPL

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Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1013 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0814 1680 [detail]
© 2014 Wynn Anderson

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0814 1681 [detail]
© 2014 Wynn Anderson

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0814 1682 [detail]
© 2014 Wynn Anderson

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1300 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1301 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1302 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1303 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1304 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1305 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica
Asystasia gangetica
Chinese Violet
ID: 0000 0000 0318 1306 [detail]
© 2018 Zoya Akulova

Asystasia gangetica spp.
Asystasia gangetica spp.
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1130 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1378 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

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Asystasia gangetica spp.
Asystasia gangetica spp.
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1130 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1378 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

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Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
Asystasia gangetica spp. micrantha
ID: 4444 4444 0510 1378 [detail]
© 2010 Moorea Biocode

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