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"Andesanthus lepidotus", synonym "Tibouchina lepidota", also known as alstonville, Andean princess flower, lasiandra, or glory bush, is a medium-sized ornamental tree or a large shrub native to northwestern South America that is cultivated for its masses of purple flowers from autumn right through to winter.

Similar species: Myrtles, Evening Primroses.
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Mar 17, 2023. Captured Sep 22, 2022 16:56 in El Cedralito, Santa Rosa de Cabal, Risaralda, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/200s
  • ISO1600
  • 400mm