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Taxon: Plumbago auriculata Lam.

 
Genus: Plumbago
Family: Plumbaginaceae
Subfamily: Plumbaginoideae
Nomen number: 312925
Place of publication: Encycl. 2:270. 1786
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Oct-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide F Zamb; F Iberica)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique (one specimen)
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province (e.), KwaZulu-Natal, Free State, Transvaal]


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62
  3. Bond, P. & P. Goldblatt. 1984. Plants of the Cape Flora, J. S. African Bot. suppl. vol. 13.
  4. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. 1989-. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares. Note: cult.
  5. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flora of southern Africa.
  6. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  7. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  8. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  9. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  10. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  12. Ross, J. 1972. The flora of Natal.
  13. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952-. Flora of tropical East Africa. Note: mentions
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  15. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Plumbago auriculata Lam. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=312925. Accessed 22 November 2019.