Taxon: Torenia fournieri Linden ex E. Fourn.

 
Genus: Torenia
Family: Linderniaceae
Nomen number: 36758
Place of publication: Ill. Hort. 23:129, t. 249. 1876
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Typification:
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: 0 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:

  1. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  3. 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.
  4. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  6. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Torenia fournieri Linden ex E. Fourn. :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=36758. Accessed 25 April 2018.