Show Larger Picture This site contains information and pictures for more than 5000 species of plants. Search it! powered... ¡¡ Ruellia strepens, Franklin Co., KY. September 8, 2007 The Value of Improved Literacy This is... Leaves : View 1 Family - Acanthaceae Stems - Erect, herbaceous, often purplish in strong sun, single or multiple... Family - Acanthaceae Stems : Ruellia peninsularis NOTES: aka Baja reullia return to common name index Herbaceous, weedy perennial. stems frequently arching and tip-rooting; leaves opposite, simple,... Propagation: Will self-seed and can be invasive. Cuttings in spring are easy. is this flower actinomorphic or zygomorphic? Herb; stems and leaves densely pubescent; leaves opposite, simple, elliptic, base somewhat decurrent... View 2 Ruellia strepens L. Family: Acanthus Size: 40mm Date: 6/2/2002 Comments: Native Perennial... Inflorescence : Ruellia 'chi-chi' Use the back key of your browser to come back to the previous display. © 1998-2001... Leaves - Opposite, sessile, ovate to ovate-lanceolate, densely long pubescent above and below,... © Daniel Reed E-mail   Image use policy old flowers--do you see the young developing green fruits? Also, notice how long and hairy the old... sepals--the sepals are linear Corolla. Flowering - May - October. Habitat - Dry prairies, glades, open rocky woods, bluffs. Origin... Flowering - May - September. Habitat - Dry woods, sandy fields, rock crevices, flatwoods, hammocks.... Show Larger Picture Calyx. flower and leaves--do you see the old flowers? They occur in the axils of the leaves, and have lost... flower--is this a dicot or a monocot flower? Can you find the stamens and style? Why do you think... Learn more about the fringeleaf Ruellia Flowers : Corolla tube.