Synonyms for beefsteak-plant


1. beefsteak plant, Perilla frutescens crispa, herb, herbaceous plant
usage: plant grown for its ornamental red or purple foliage
2. beefsteak plant, beef plant, Iresine herbstii, Iresine reticulata, bloodleaf
usage: South American plant having green to purple or red branches with green to purple ornamental foliage and spikes of insignificant woolly flowers with dry membranous bracts
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