Amphilophium buccinatorium (DC.) L.G. Lohmann

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Amphilophium buccinatorium

Photo: Mark Hyde
Princess Drive, Harare

Amphilophium buccinatorium

Photo: Mark Hyde
Princess Drive, Harare

Amphilophium buccinatorium

Photo: Mark Hyde
Princess Drive, Harare

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Synonyms: Bignonia cherere Lindl.
Distictis buccinatoria (DC.) A.H. Gentry
Phaedranthus buccinatorius (DC.) Greenman
Pithecoctenium buccinatorium DC.
Common names: Mexican blood-trumpet (English)
Description: Stout liane, bearing tendrils. Leaves 2-foliolate, opposite; leaflets also opposite. Flowers large, trumpet-shaped.
Notes:
Derivation of specific name: buccinatoria: trumpet-shaped
Flowering time:All year round
Worldwide distribution: Mexico
Growth form(s): Liane.
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Image last updated: Saturday 5 August 2006
Literature:

Biegel, H.M. (1977). Check-list of ornamental plants used in Rhodesian parks and gardens. Rhodesia Agricultural Journal. Research Report No. 3. Page 48.

Pienaar, K. (1984). The South African What Flower is that? (A-Z of Garden flowers in South Africa). 2nd impression. Struik, Cape Town. Page 123. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Amphilophium buccinatorium
African Plant Database: Amphilophium buccinatorium
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Amphilophium buccinatorium
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Amphilophium buccinatorium
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Amphilophium buccinatorium
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Amphilophium buccinatorium
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Amphilophium buccinatorium
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Amphilophium buccinatorium
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Amphilophium buccinatorium
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Amphilophium buccinatorium
Ispot Southern Africa: Amphilophium buccinatorium
JSTOR Plant Science: Amphilophium buccinatorium
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Amphilophium buccinatorium
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Amphilophium buccinatorium
The Plant List (version 1.1): Amphilophium buccinatorium
Tropicos: Amphilophium buccinatorium


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-17

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2017). Flora of Zimbabwe: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Amphilophium buccinatorium.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/cult/species.php?species_id=164470, retrieved 18 November 2017

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