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  Cuphea ignea
 
  Family: LYTHRACEAE
  Citation:  Cuphea ignea A. DC., Fl. Serres Jard. Eur. ser. 1, 5: 500. 1849. Parsonsia ignea Standl., Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb. 23: 1024. 1924.
  Malayalam Name(s):
  Tamil name(s):
  English name(s): Cigar Flower, Cigarette Plant, Firecracker
  Description:
  Habit: Shrub
  Flowering & Fruiting:
  District(s): All Districts
  Medicinal:
  Habitat: Grown as garden plant
  Distribution: Native of Central America
  Aquatic: No
  Epiphyte(s): No
  Saprophyte: No
  Stem parasite: No
  Root parasite: No
  Flower colour(s): Orange, Red, Yellow
  Weed: No
  Monocot/Dicot: Dicotyledonous Plants
  Exotic: Yes
  Garden: Yes
  Edible: No
  Vegetable: No
  Endemic to:
  IUCN status:
  Altitude:
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