Lagerstroemia speciosa (L.) Pers. pride of India

Symbol: LASP
Group: Dicot
Family: Lythraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Tree Shrub
Native Status:
Distribution: Lagerstroemiaspeciosa(L.) Pers. distribution:
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass   Rosidae
Order   Myrtales
Family   Lythraceae – Loosestrife family
Genus   Lagerstroemia L. – lagerstroemia
Species   Lagerstroemia speciosa (L.) Pers. – pride of India
Introduced Information: This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts.

Source: USDA