Taxon: Calibrachoa parviflora (Lam.) DʼArcy

Genus: Calibrachoa
Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Petunioideae
Nomen number: 432002
Place of publication: J. T. Kartesz & K. N. Gandhi, Phytologia 67:465. 1989 Dec (H. J. W. Wijsman, Acta Bot. Neerl. 39:102. 1990 Mar)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Mar-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


Common names:

  • seaside petunia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • wild petunia  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (s. & c.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Utah (Washington Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte, Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Federal District, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro]

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Cordoba, Mendoza, Buenos Aires, Catamarca, Chaco, Chubut, Corrientes, Entre Rios, Formosa, Jujuy, La Pampa, Rio Negro, Salta, San Luis, Santa Fe, Santiago del Estero, Tucuman] Chile, Paraguay, Uruguay


    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (e.)]

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (n.w.)]


    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba


  1. Diggs, G. M., Jr. et al. Shinner's and Mahler's illustrated flora of North Central Texas. (F NC Tex)
  2. Kartesz, J. T. & K. N. Gandhi 1989. Nomenclatural notes for the North American flora. I (Phytologia) 67:461-467.
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Turner, B. L. et al. Atlas of the vascular plants of Texas. Sida Botanical Miscellany no. 24. 2003 (Atlas Tex)
  5. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  6. Wijsman, H. J. W. 1990. On the inter-relationships of certain species of Petunia VI. New names for the species of Calibrachoa formerly included in Petunia (Solanaceae) Acta Bot. Neerl. 39:102.
  7. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource). (Atlas Florida)

Check other web resources for Calibrachoa parviflora (Lam.) DʼArcy :


  • Flower: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 21 April 2018.