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Petteria ramentacea
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
Tribe: Genisteae[1]
Genus: Petteria
C. Presl
Species: P. ramentacea
Binomial name
Petteria ramentacea
(Sieber) C. Presl
  • Cytisus ramentaceus Sieber
  • Cytisus weldenii Vis.
  • Pettera Rchb.

Petteria ramentacea, commonly known as Dalmatian Laburnum, is a species of flowering plants in the legume family, Fabaceae. It belongs to the subfamily Faboideae.[2] It is the only member of the genus Petteria.[3][4][5]


  1. ^ Cardoso D, Pennington RT, de Queiroz LP, Boatwright JS, Van Wyk BE, Wojciechowski MF, Lavin M (2013). "Reconstructing the deep-branching relationships of the papilionoid legumes". S Afr J Bot. 89: 58–75. doi:10.1016/j.sajb.2013.05.001. 
  2. ^ Lerner JM. (2001). Anyone Can Landscape!. Ball Pub. p. 100. ISBN 978-1-883052-27-0. Retrieved 8 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "ILDIS LegumeWeb entry for Petteria". International Legume Database & Information Service. Cardiff School of Computer Science & Informatics. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  4. ^ USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. "GRIN species records of Petteria". Germplasm Resources Information Network—(GRIN) [Online Database]. National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 15 April 2014. 
  5. ^ "The Plant List entry for Petteria". The Plant List. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and the Missouri Botanical Garden. 2013. Retrieved 15 April 2014.