- Common name(s): Cigar Plant, Cigar Flower, Firecracker Plant and others
- Synonyme(s): N/A
- Family: Lythraceae
- Origin: Mexico and in other regions as invasive species.
- More infos: Cuphea ignea can reach 60 cm in height. This not hardy plant is suitable for sunny to light shaded places and can be grown in a regular potting mix.