cuete

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
cuete
Spanish
cohete
Description:
This name is used to refer to at least two different species belonging to the genera Holographis and Aphelandra, from the Acanthaceae family. These abundant herbs reach a height of 40 centimeters. The flowers are pink and purple and the fruit is brown. The fruit bursts when exposed to the light and the heat of the sun.
Habitat:
Zona urbana. Domicilio particular.
Associated Flora:
noni, palmera, almendra, bui', mangu, ceresa, granada, rosa, parahuita, limon, guie' tiiqui, guie' chaachi, nanchi, bugambilia, sabila, tamarindu, cobanu, yaga ziña, salbarial, roble, tulipan, jasmin, guie' niza, biibi oro, xtuuza niñu, almendra, bara bacana', teresita, bacua, tamarindu, guie' daana, biaahui