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

Zambia: 2 taxa.

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SpeciesFZ divisionsProvincesContent
kunthianum Cham.LkDescription, Image
sp. N

Other sources of information about Stereospermum:

Our websites:

Flora of Malawi: Stereospermum
Flora of Mozambique: Stereospermum
Flora of Zimbabwe: Stereospermum
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated 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
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Stereospermum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Stereospermum

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-20

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2020). Flora of Zambia: Genus page: Stereospermum.
https://www.zambiaflora.com/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1308, retrieved 26 January 2020

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