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Acanthaceae family

Asystasia gangetica (Linnaeus) T. Anderson in Thwaites, Enum. Pl. Zeyl. 235.  1860.
Bas.: Justicia gangetica Linnaeus (1756).

Chinese violet
Naturalized viny herb of semi-open wet spots, often close to houses.
Quite rare. Commoner in the north, especially around Rodney Bay and Vigie. 
Native to tropical Africa, India. 
Now weedy. Variegated forms are still cultivated