Achyranthes aspera (Devil's Horsewhip) is a species of shrub in the family pigweed. It has a self-supporting growth form. It is native to Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii, Cerrado, Mata Atlântica, Caatinga, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso do Sul, Mato Grosso, Amazônia, Amazônia, Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, Espirito Santo, and Acre (Brazil). Devil's Horsewhip has simple, broad leaves. It is a photoautotroph. Individuals can grow to 1.6 m.
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