7732.000 Tabebuia Gomes ex DC. - Trumpet trees

Bailey, L.H. & Bailey, E.Z. (1976) Hortus Third. A concise Dictionary of Plants Cultivated in the United States and Canada Macmillan Publishing Co, Inc., New York

Description of the genus

Trees or shrubs. Leaves opposite, palmate, rarely simple. Inflorescence of terminal spikes, panicles, dense heads or umbels. Calyx unequally 2-5-lobed. Corolla funnel-shaped or funnel-shaped-campanulate, showy, yellow, white, pink, red or purple, slightly 2-lipped. Stamens 4. Fruit a linear-oblong, pendulous capsule. Seeds winged.

Derivation of name: Brazilian name

Worldwide: 100 species in tropical America

Zimbabwe: 6 cultivated taxa.

Tabebuia chrysotricha

Links to cultivated taxa    View: living plant images - herbarium specimen images - all images for this genus

SpeciesContent
chrysantha (Jacq.) Nichols.
chrysotricha (DC.) Standl.Image
heptaphylla (Vell.) Toledo
impetiginosa (Mart. ex DC.) Standl.
rosea (Bertol.) DC.
vellosoi Toledo

Other sources of information about Tabebuia:

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Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Tabebuia
Flora of Zambia: cultivated Tabebuia
Flora of Zimbabwe: Tabebuia

External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated plants: genus page: Tabebuia.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/genus.php?genus_id=1702, retrieved 18 November 2019

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