Taxon: Torenia fournieri Linden ex E. Fourn.

 
Genus: Torenia
Family: Linderniaceae
Nomen number: 36758
Place of publication: Ill. Hort. 23:129, t. 249. 1876
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 12-Apr-2016 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Apr-2016
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • bluewings  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • wishbone-flower  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • lan zhu er  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indo-China: Cambodia; Laos; Thailand; Vietnam

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. 1960- (F CambLVN)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Fischer, E. et al. 2013. The phylogeny of Linderniaceae - The new genus Linderniella, and new combinations within Bonnaya, Craterostigma, Lindernia, Micranthemum, Torenia and Vandellia (Willdenowia) 43:230.
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. 1970- (F Thailand)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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