Achyranthes aspera (Devil's Horsewhip) is a species of shrub in the family pigweed. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Pacific Basin excluding Hawaii, Cerrado, Caatinga, Rio De Janeiro, Mato Grosso Do Sul, AmazôNia, Espirito Santo, Acre (Brazil), Mata AtlâNtica, Bahia, AmazôNia, Mato Grosso, and Minas Gerais. They have simple, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Cacyreus marshalli. Individuals can grow to 1.6 m.
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