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Christia sp., Swallowtail
Christia vespertilionis - Mauve Swallowtail

Christia sp.

Swallowtail
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Small shrub 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterOrnamental foliageUnknown name

Leaves have shape of butterfly wings.

Species and varieties:

Christia obcordata

Christia vespertilionis


Similar plants:


Christia sp., Swallowtail
Christia maculata (?)


Link to this plant:
https://toptropicals.com/catalog/uid/christia_sp.htm