7745.000 Stereospermum Cham.

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs. Leaves opposite, imparipinnate. Inflorescence a large, terminal, many-flowered panicle. Calyx campanulate or tubular, irregularly 2-5-lobed. Corolla slightly zygomorphic, pinkish; tube funnel-shaped; lobes patent. Disk entire or 5-lobed. Ovary 2-locular. Capsule strongly linear-cylindric. Seeds winged.

Worldwide: 15 species in the Old World tropics

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

Stereospermum kunthianum

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kunthianum Cham.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Stereospermum:

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Flora of Malawi: Stereospermum
Flora of Mozambique: Stereospermum
Flora of Zambia: Stereospermum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Stereospermum

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Stereospermum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Stereospermum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Stereospermum
Wikipedia: Stereospermum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stereospermum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stereospermum

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-22

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2022). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Stereospermum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1308, retrieved 28 January 2022

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