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This species is accepted, and its native range is E. China to Japan.

[FTEA]

Bignoniaceae, Sally Bidgood, Bernard Verdcourt, Kaj Vollesen. Cobaeaceae, Bernard Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2006

Morphology General Habit
Glabrous or subglabrous climber.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves pinnate.
Morphology Leaves Leaflets
Leaflets 5–9, ovate to elliptic, to 8 × 5 cm, acute to cuspidate, coarsely dentate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences
Inflorescence a narrow panicle.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Calyx 2.2–3.2 cm long, lobes over 1 cm long, cuspidate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla orange red to red, tube 3.5–5 cm long, lobes 1.5–2.5 × 2.5–3.5 cm.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit not seen.
Note
Native of China. No East African material has been seen.

Native to:

China North-Central, China Southeast, Japan

Introduced into:

Korea

Campsis grandiflora (Thunb.) K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [Cat. no. 6508] Bignonia grandiflora K001124073

First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 4(3b): 230 (1894)

Accepted by

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Zhang, Z. & Thawatchai, S. (1998). Bignoniaceae Flora of China 18: 213-225. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Chang, C.S., Kim, H. & Chang, K.S. (2014). Provisional checklist of vascular plants for the Korea peninsula flora (KPF): 1-660. DESIGNPOST.
  • Zhang, Z. & Thawatchai, S. (1998). Bignoniaceae Flora of China 18: 213-225. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • E. Afr. ed. 4 p. 141 (1957) as Tecoma grandiflora Thunb.

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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0