6667.000 Trachelospermum Lem.

Bailey, L.H. (1949) Manual of Cultivated Plants Revised edition. Macmillan, New York.

Description of the genus

Woody climbers. Leaves opposite. Inflorescence of terminal or axillary loose cymes. Corolla salver-shaped; tube cylindric; lobes oblong, overlapping to the right; short broad scales present in the throat. Stamens inserted above the tube; anthers united round the stigma and adherent to it. Ovaries 2 with many ovules per loculus. Fruit of two elongated terete follicles.

Worldwide: 20 species occurring from India to Japan; one in the SE USA.

Zimbabwe: 1 cultivated taxon.

Trachelospermum jasminoides

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jasminoides Lem.Description, Image

Other sources of information about Trachelospermum:

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-21

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2021). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Trachelospermum.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1655, retrieved 19 September 2021

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