African Plant Database

Plumeria rubra L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 209-210 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Plumeria
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Plumeria acuminata Aiton
=Plumeria acutifolia Poir.
=Plumeria lutea A. Chev.
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Shrub, Tree; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:148 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 76 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
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Record n°75394 modified 2007-04-17
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