Taxon: Clematis brachiata Thunb.

Genus: Clematis
Subgenus: Campanella
Section: Meclatis
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Anemoneae
Nomen number: 14
Place of publication: Prodr. pl. cap. 94. 1800
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Jan-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Apr-2005
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • traveler's-joy  (Source: F Cape) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Africa

    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Somalia
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola ; Malawi ; Mozambique ; Zambia ; Zimbabwe
    • Southern Africa: Botswana ; Lesotho ; Namibia ; South Africa Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Western Cape; Swaziland
    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar


  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. 1993 (Pl SAfr)
  • Compton, R. H. The flora of Swaziland. (F Swazi)
  • Exell, A. W. et al., eds. Flora zambesiaca. (F Zamb)
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14. 2003 (Pl SAfr ed2)
  • Grey-Wilson, C. Clematis: the genus. 2000 (Gen Clematis) 158-159.
  • Harvey, W. H. & O. W. Sonder, eds. v. 1-3; W. T. Thiselton Dyer & A. W. Hill, eds. v. 4-7 Flora capensis. v. 1-3:1860-1865; v. 4-7:1896-1933 (F Cape)
  • Ross, J. The flora of Natal. (F Natal)
  • Thulin, M., ed. Flora of Somalia. (F Somalia)
  • Wang, W. T. 2004. A revision of Clematis sect. Brachiatae (Ranunculaceae) Acta Phytotax. Sin. 42:317-318.

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