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Acanthaceae family

Odontonema cuspidatum
(Nees) Kuntze
, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 494.  1891.
Bas.: Thyrsacanthus cuspidatus Nees (1847).

Firespike
Naturalized/escaped quite rare herb of wet open areas and roadsides. 
Native to Mexico.      
This species has also been referred to as Odontonema strictum  and Odontonema callistachyum.
Also a cultivated ornamental