Christia vespertilionis

Scientific Name: Christia vespertilionis
Synonym: Christia vespertilionis var. vespertilionis, Hedysarum vespertilionis, Lourea vespertilionis
Common Name: Red Butterfly Wing, Mariposa
Chinese Name / 中文名: 蝴蝶草 (Húdié cǎo)
Other Local Name: Bunga Kupu-kupu (Malaysia)
Family Name: Fabaceae
Origin: Southern and Southeast Asia
Images Location: Penang, Malaysia
Characteristic: A plant with purple leaves that resemble flying butterflies.
Care Requirements: Prefers semi-shade and moderate watering.

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