Solandra maxima (Sessé & Moc.) P.S. Green

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Synonyms: Datura maxima Sessé & Moc.
Solandra hartwegii N.E. Br.
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Derivation of specific name: maxima: greatest, largest, presumably referring to the size of the plant or its flowers.
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Worldwide distribution: Native to Mexico and central and northern South America.
Growth form(s): Liane.
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Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Solandra maxima
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Solandra maxima

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Solandra maxima
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Solandra maxima
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Solandra maxima
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Solandra maxima
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Solandra maxima
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Solandra maxima
JSTOR Plant Science: Solandra maxima
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Solandra maxima
Plants of the World Online: Solandra maxima
Tropicos: Solandra maxima
Wikipedia: Solandra maxima

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-24

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2024). Flora of Zambia: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Solandra maxima., retrieved 19 July 2024

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