Genus: Petunia Juss.

Family: Solanaceae
Subfamily: Petunioideae
Common names: petunia
Genus number: 9183
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 123 (46 active, 25 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
  • • conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)
  • • all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Wijnands, D. O. et al. 1986. (856) Proposal to conserve 7436 Petunia with P. nyctaginiflora as typ. cons. (Solanaceae). Taxon 35:748-749.

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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Petunia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 4 July 2020.