Cuphea nudicostata Hemsl., Diagn. Pl. Nov. Mexic.: 52 (1880) (syn: Cuphea chiapensis Brandegee ; Cuphea nelsonii Rose ; Cuphea sanguinea Koehne ; Parsonsia chiapensis (Brandegee) Standl.; Parsonsia nudicostata (Hemsl.) Standl.);
Mexico (Oaxaca, Chiapas) to Central America: El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest as per POWO;
Cuphea nudicostata ‘Wine Red’ from San Francisco Botanical Garden-GS080220231-1: 3 high res. images.
Cuphea nudicostata ‘Wine Red’ photographed from San Francisco Botanical Garden, California, June 2, 2019.
Yes, appears so as per images at
POWO Catalogue of Life