Taxon: Petunia axillaris (Lam.) Britton et al.

 
Genus: Petunia
Family: Solanaceae
  Subfamily: Petunioideae
Nomen number: 102386
Place of publication: Prelim. cat. 38. 1888
Name Verified on: 07-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-May-2009
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)
  • Gene sources: ornamental features (fide F EntreR)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil - Rio Grande do Sul
    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Catamarca, - Chaco, - Cordoba, - Corrientes, - Entre Rios, - Jujuy, - La Pampa, - La Rioja, - Mendoza, - Rio Negro, - Salta, - San Juan, - San Luis, - Santa Fe, - Santiago del Estero, - Tucuman; Uruguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Ando, T. 1993. Two new species of Petunia (Solanaceae) from southern Brazil Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 111:275.
  • Bahadur, B. et al. 1989. SEM studies of seeds in nine species of Petunia Juss. (Solanaceae) (Phytomorphology) 39:122.
  • Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. 1969- (F EntreR)
  • Cabrera, A. L. & E. M. Zardini Manual de la flora de los alrededores de Buenos Aires. 1978 (Man BuenAir)
  • Cabrera, A. L., ed. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires. 1965-1970 (F BuenAir)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. 1965- (F SCatarin)
  • Wijsman, H. J. W. 1982. On the interrelationships of certain species of Petunia I. taxonomic notes on the parental species of Petunia hybrida Acta Bot. Neerl. 31:478.
  • Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. 1996, 1999 (L Argent)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Petunia axillaris (Lam.) Britton et al. :