Pyrostegia venusta

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Pyrostegia venusta
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Lamiales
Family: Bignoniaceae
Genus: Pyrostegia
Species: P. venusta
Binomial name
Pyrostegia venusta

Pyrostegia venusta, also commonly known as Orange trumpet, is a plant species of the genus Pyrostegia of the family Bignoniaceae originally endemic to Brazil, but nowadays a well-known garden species.[1][2]

Taxonomic history[edit]

The species was first described by John Miers in 1863.


  1. ^ Proceedings of the Royal Horticultural Society of London 3:188. 1863
  2. ^ "sp". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) online database. Retrieved 07-Oct-06.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)

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