Arrabidaea chica

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Arrabidaea chica
Crajiru (arrabidaea chica) by ananda giri.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Bignoniaceae
Genus: Arrabidaea
Species: A. chica
Binomial name
Arrabidaea chica
(Humb. & Bonpl.) B.Verl.

Arrabidaea chica (Puca panga, Chica, Crajiru, Cricket-vine; Portuguese common name Crajirú) is a medicinal plant in the Bignoniaceae family, also used for cosmetics. The leaves are source of chica (dye).

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