Taxon: Tabebuia rosea (Bertol.) DC.

 
Genus: Tabebuia
Family: Bignoniaceae
Nomen number: 105257
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 9:215. 1845
Name Verified on: 28-Jul-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Dec-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • pink poui  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • rosy trumpet-tree  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • ipê-rosa  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • roble  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Materials: wood (important commecial timber in Central America fide F Neotrop)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
  • Southern America

    • Central America: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Venezuela
    • Western South America: Colombia; Ecuador

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult. in tropics

References:

  • Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. 1971- (F Senegal)
  • Croat, T. B. Flora of Barro Colorado Island. 1978 (F BarroColo)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Gentry, A. H. 1970. A revision of Tabebuia (Bignoniaceae) in Central America (Brittonia) 22:253-254.
  • Gentry, A. H. 1980. Bignoniaceae - Part I (Crescentieae and Tourrettieae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(1):45.
  • Gentry, A. H. 1992. Bignoniaceae - Part II (Tribe Tecomeae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 25(2):249.
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Spellman, D. L. et al. A list of the monocotyledoneae/dicotyledonae of Belize. Rhodora v. 77 & 83, 1975 & 1981 (L Belize)
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Tabebuia rosea (Bertol.) DC. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.