Megaskepasma erythrochlamys 20
Megaskepasma erythrochlamys 2

Megaskepasma erythrochlamys
(Brazilian Red Cloak)
(Brazilian Plume)
(Red Justicia)
USDA Zone: 9 - 11
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Origin: Venezuela
Type: Evergreen Shrubs

Typical Height: 8’-10’
Typical Spread: 6’-8’

Growth: Fast
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Salt Tolerance: High
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: Dark Red
Flowering Season: Spring
Flower Feature: Showy
Light Needs: Medium-High
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: None
Family: Acanthaceae
Propagation: Seeds, Cuttings
Leaf Type: Simple
Texture: Medium
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:

Typical planting distance:
4’-6’ O.C.

Common Uses: Flowering Shrubs, specimen
Category: Medium Shrubs


+ In this Photo:
Megaskepasma erythrochlamys
(Brazilian Red Cloak)
6'O.A Height

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
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April 2014
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