Macleania

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Macleania
Macleania insignis.jpg
Macleania insignis, US Botanic Garden, Washington, DC
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Ericales
Family: Ericaceae
Subfamily: Vaccinioideae
Tribe: Vaccinieae
Genus: Macleania
Hook.
Type species
Macleania floribunda
Hook. 1837

Macleania is a genus of plants in the family Ericaceae.

Macleania was named for John Maclean, a 19th-century Scottish merchant who exported plants from Lima, Peru.[1]

Species include:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Dave's Garden". Dave's Garden. Retrieved 12 Aug 2019.