Flowers trumpet-shaped, corolla blue to mauve to 8 cm long. In Tropical Africa (Tanzania and Uganda), it has been used as a source of green manure and for fuelwood (Bio-NET-EAFRINET, 2011). . Blue Sky Flower, Bengal Clockvine, Bengal Trumpet, Blue Thunbergia, Blue Trumpetvine, Clockvine, Skyflower, Skyvine This species is still sold in nurseries and is commonly planted to cover fences and walls in gardens in warm climates. Listado de las Plantas Vasculares del Departamento de Antioquia ([English title not available]). Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, 584 pp, Gibson DN, 1974. Paris, France: Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. (Base de données botaniques Nadeaud de l'Herbier de la Polynésie Française (PAP))., http://www.herbier-tahiti.pf. Flora of the Solomon Islands. http://lkcnhm.nus.edu.sg/nus/pdf/PUBLICATION/LKCNH%20Museum%20Books/LKCNHM%20Books/flora_of_singapore_tc.pdf. Englberger K, 2001. Space JC, Lorence DH, LaRosa AM, 2009. In: Bissea: Boletin sobre Conservacion de Plantad del Jardin Botanico Nacional, 6 [ed. Report to the Republic of Palau: 2008 update on Invasive Plant Species., Hilo, Hawaii, USA: USDA Forest Service. Follow-up treatments are recommended until control is completed (Motooka et al., 2003; Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, 2007). Honolulu, Hawaii, USA: University of Hawaii Press/Bishop Museum Press, 1919 pp, Witt, A., Luke, Q., 2017. Raf. Plants of Saint Lucia., http://www.saintlucianplants.com. by González-Torres LR, Rankin R, Palmarola A]. Thunbergia grandiflora 'Alba' is a vigorous, evergreen vinewith thick tuberous roots from which emerge rope-like stems holding up to 5 inches (12.5 cm) long, dark green leaves that have a slightly toothed margin. http://invasoras.acebio.org, Chong KY, Tan HTW, Corlett RT, 2009. Large mature plants have extensive underground root systems, thus specialized machinery is necessary. Catalogue of vascular plants of Panama. 80 pp. Smith A C, 1981. Leaves are opposite; blades 15-26 × 13-30 cm, ovate or broadly ovate, chartaceous, the apex acute or acuminate, the base cordiform, the margins lobate-dentate, ciliate; upper surface is dark green, shiny, puberulous, with slightly prominent venation; lower surface is light green, dull, glabrous or puberulous, with prominent venation; petioles 6-12 cm long. Common name: Language: Location: PIER bibliographic reference: Comments: Report from the U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Haleakala Field Station, Hawaii. Baton Rouge, USA: National Plant Data Center. Spraying or painting cut stumps with herbicides such as glyphosate is an effective control method (Bio-NET-EAFRINET, 2011). Roxb, Blue Sky Flower, Bengal Clockvine, Bengal Trumpet, Blue Thunbergia, Blue Trumpetvine, Clockvine, Skyflower, Skyvine, Flemingia grandiflora, Pleuremidis grandiflora, Thunbergia adenophora, Thunbergia chinensis, Thunbergia cordifolia, Thunbergia lacei, Family: Acanthaceae Fruits are capsules, approximately 3 cm long, subglobose at the base, the upper half in the form of a beak, explosively dehiscent in two halves (Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005). [English title not available]. Checklist of the vascular plants of Belize. Flemingia grandiflora Rottler; Thunbergia adenophora W.W. Sm. In consequence, the probability of invasion of this species remains high. Posee una base asimétrica que es cortada, un ápice que es acuâ¦ Assessing the risks of plant invasions arising from collections in tropical botanical gardens. Name of species- Thunbergia grandiflora Common Name- à¤¨à¥à¤² à¤²à¤¤à¤¾ English Name- Bengal clock vine Family- Acanthaceae Description- Thunbergia grandiflora is native to India.The Bengal Clock Vine has been called by some "the most beautiful vine in the world". Interpretation ï»¿ Thunbergia grandiflora. Section: Thunbergia, Color: Pale blue In: Invasive plants in the Usambara Mountains, Tanzania, http://www.tropical-biology.org/research/dip/species.htm, USDA-ARS, 2012. http://botany.si.edu/Antilles/WestIndies/catalog.htm, Balick MJ, Nee M, Atha DE, 2000. During the 1990s this species has been collected in Puerto Rico from naturalized individuals from widespread localities (Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005). Botanical name of the plant is Thunbergia grandiflora.This plant belongs to the plant family Acanthaceae.Having profoundly available in Bangladesh the botanists prefer to call this as Bengal Trumpet. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). Perennial, woody vine, 10-20 m in length. Spread 2 inches (5 cm) of compost over a well-drained garden bed that receives full morning sunlight and light afternoon shade. Generate a print friendly version containing only the sections you need. Fieldiana, Botany, 24(10/4):328-462. Invasive plants in Cuba. Compendium record. (or perhaps illeg. Britton in Bermuda in 1918 (Britton, 1918) and in Puerto Rico and Virgin Islands in 1925 (Britton and Wilson, 1925). Tampa, Florida, USA: University of South Florida. Volumen 1: Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Monocotyledoneae (Catalogue of the vascular plants of the southern cone (Argentina, southern Brazil, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay). Boletim do Museu Municipal do Funchal (História Natural) supplement, 8:5-281, Wagner WL, Herbst DR, Sohmer SH, 1999. 2. Acevedo-Rodríguez P, 2005. Volume 2. Roxb., Bot. In Australia, T. grandiflora is a serious environmental problem. [Virtual Herbarium of The New York Botanical Garden.] In Puerto Rico, T. grandiflora has been recorded flowering throughout the year and fruiting sporadically from May to July (Acevedo-Rodríguez, 2005). Copyright © 2013-2020 World of Flowering Plants. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, Washington, USA: Department of Systematic Biology - Botany, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Checklist of the vascular plants of Pohnpei with local names and uses., Lawai, Hawaii, USA: National Tropical Botanical Garden. Symbol Key - THGR3. Common Name - Bengal trumpet. http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/. Flora of China Web. Disclaimer: ITIS taxonomy is â¦ Pleuremidis grandiflora (Roxb. 51, 483 pp. In: Hong Kong Herbarium and the South China Institute of Botany. Similar Photos See All. (Red Interamericana de Información de Especies Invasoras, Costa Rica)., San José, Costa Rica: Asociación para la Conservación y el Estudio de la Biodiversidad. Wallingford, UK: CABI, CABI, Undated a. CABI Compendium: Status inferred from regional distribution. Highly adaptable to different environments, Tolerates, or benefits from, cultivation, browsing pressure, mutilation, fire etc, Highly likely to be transported internationally deliberately. Common Name : Bengal Clock Vine, Bengal Trumpet Vine, Blue Sky Flower, Blue Sky Vine, Blue Trumpet Vine, Neel Lata Plant Family : Acanthaceae Plant Form : Climbers Occurrence (Sectors) : 20 Occurrence (Special Areas) : Gujarat Forestry Research Foundation, Indroda Park Research Bulletin No. http://www.hear.org/pier/index.html, Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, 2007. Biodiversity and Conservation, 17(8):1979-1995. http://www.springerlink.com/content/7653v67635014234/?p=8183fb2c7dcf468ba31ce33f67c6bec3&pi=11, Englberger K, 2001. (Flora da Madeira Plantas Vasculares Naturalizadas No Arquipélago da Madeira). 115-137. Report to the Government of Samoa on invasive plant species of environmental concern., Hawaii, USA: USDA Forest Service, Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry. When grown as an annual, it grows to 6-8â long in a single season. Puerto Rico, 2013. Baileya, 23:86-93, Dawson W, Mndolwa AS, Burslem DFRP, Hulme PE, 2008. [ed. Thunbergia grandiflora (Blue Thunbergia). Flora de Antioquia. T. grandiflora is native to India, parts of China and south Asia, but widely cultivated and naturalized in tropical and subtropical regions. Catalogue of introduced and cultivated plants in New Caledonia. http://www.daff.qld.gov.au/documents/Biosecurity_EnvironmentalPests/IPA-Thunbergia-PP23.pdf, Randall RP, 2012. San José, Costa Rica: Asociación para la Conservación y el Estudio de la Biodiversidad. It is reported that the decoction of leaves of . Bloom Time: Mid summer to late fall. Atoll Research Bulletin, 392:1-223, Tropical Biology Association, 2010. viii + 1182 pp. The PLANTS Database. For example, in some areas in Australia this species can cover 100% of the vegetation (Queensland Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, 2007). Thunbergia grandiflora is a vigorous, evergreen vine with thick tuberous roots from which emerge rope-like stems holding up to 5 inches (12.5 cm) long dark green leaves that have a slightly toothed margin. Preferred Common Name. Roxb. (Catalogo de Plantas Vasculares de Panama)., Panama: Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. Barbados: University of the West Indies. St. Louis, USA: Missouri Botanical Garden Press. Herrera K, Lorence DH, Flynn T, Balick MJ, 2010. ex Rottl.) [English title not available]. http://ecflora.cavehill.uwi.edu/index.html, Chacón E, Saborío G, 2012. (Flora da Madeira Plantas Vasculares Naturalizadas No Arquipélago da Madeira.) ; many pl. 599 pp. ex Rottl. Application - has vernacular Full Name Blue trumpet vine Name Id 0dcc4dce-1f47-4c04-9a8f-ce17d906a51b According To Nicol, E. R. 1997: Common Names of Plants in New Zealand. 2007, GISD/IASPMR: Invasive Alien Species Pathway Management Resource and DAISIE European Invasive Alien Species Gateway. http://www.hear.org/starr/hiplants/reports/pdf/thunbergia_grandiflora.pdf, Stevens PF, 2012. Pictures, scientific name, common name and origin of flora of Malaysia. From mid summer to late fall appear the beautiful, up to 3 inches (7.5 cm) wide, white, tubular, flaring flowers that are cup-like with pale yellow striped centers. Maintenance: It needs trimming each winter to increase groeth the following season. Western Australia: Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia, 1124 pp, Smith AC, 1981. Online Database. Cultivated in NT and CYP but not known to be naturalised. Wagner W L, Herbst D R, Sohmer S H, 1999. In: Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden, 85 1-246. http://www.plantatlas.usf.edu/, Zuloaga FO, Morrone O, Belgrano MJ, 2008. Native to China, India, Nepal, Indochina and Burma and widely naturalised elsewhere. Thunbergia species are susceptible to spider mites, whiteflies, and scale insects (Brickell and Zuk, 1997). T. grandiflora can be found growing in moist areas from sea level to middle elevations. Thunbergia grandiflora : Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0) Acquired: 1996 : Notes: Reference for: Thunbergia grandiflora ... Common Name: Scientific Name : TSN: In: Kingdom Go to Advanced Search and Report . leaves . USDA hardiness zone 8a to 11b: from 10 °F (−12.2 °C) to 50 °F (+10 °C). Hong Kong Herbarium and the South China Institute of Botany. Thunbergia, named in 1780 by Retzius, honours Carl Peter Thunberg (1743-1828), a Swedish botanist, doctor, explorer and author who was perhaps the greatest pupil of Linnaeus. Lawai, Hawaii, USA: National Tropical Botanical Garden, 146 pp, Idárraga-Piedrahita A, Ortiz RDC, Callejas Posada R, Merello M, 2011. Volume 2. St. Louis, USA: Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 983 pp. I discovered the plant in question was Thunbergia battiscombei , or blue clock vine, related to black-eyed susan vine ( T. alata ) and blue sky vine ( T. grandiflora ), both of which are annuals in my Zone 7 to 8 garden. Online database., Barbados: University of the West Indies. Foto n. 209219 - skyvine (Thunbergia grandiflora) Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Università di Trieste - Progetto Dryades - Picture by Andrea Moro - Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Spagna, - Image licensed under a Creative Commons â¦ Figure 2: Thunbergia coccinea. The older climbingstems are quite thick when mature, and they usually turn brown in colour and become somewhat rounded in shape. http://www.herbier-tahiti.pf, Funk V, Hollowell T, Berry P, Kelloff C, Alexander SN, 2007. 6: , pl. Thunbergia adenophora W.W. Sm. 51-108. [Flora of Guatemala. Bissea: Boletin sobre Conservacion de Plantad del Jardin Botanico Nacional, 6:1-140, Graveson R, 2012. Cambridge, USA: Harvard University Herbaria. Gard, 75. i-viii, 1-1182, Liogier AH, 1988. Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department Bulletin 1 (revised):384 pp. Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium, 23:115-137, Daniel TF, 2005. Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares, vol. Funk V, Hollowell T, Berry P, Kelloff C, Alexander S N, 2007. https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxon/taxonomysearch.aspx, USDA-NRCS, 2012. > 10°C, Cold average temp. Thunbergia chinensis Merr. In addition, T. grandiflora is used as a medicinal plant in traditional medicine in Asia and Africa. Hawaii, USA: USDA Forest Service, Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry, 80 pp, Space JC, Lorence DH, LaRosa AM, 2009. Report to the Government of Samoa on invasive plant species of environmental concern. (Flora de Antioquia). by Jørgensen P M, León-Yànez S]. http://invasoras.acebio.org, Chong KY, Tan HTW, Corlett RT, 2009. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium, Washington, USA: Department of Systematic Biology - Botany, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. (Thunbergia grandiflora) Flower bud at Shivaji Park 01.jpg 1,948 × 1,467; 1.24 MB (Thunbergia grandiflora) Flower bud â¦ [ed. Zuloaga F O, Morrone O, Belgrano M J, 2008. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i, Vols. used in fungal infection . This family includes a range of morphological diversity, habitats, and biogeographic patterns. Guide to the naturalized and invasive plants of Eastern Africa. 273 pp. In Hawaii, T. grandiflora was first collected in 1937 on O'ahu and it is now spreading along hiking trails or margins of urban areas, at least on Kaua'i, O'ahu, Maui, and Hawaii (Wagner et al., 1999; Starr et al., 2003). 227. http://www.sprep.org/att/irc/ecopies/countries/palau/48.pdf. Invasive plants in the Usambara Mountains, Tanzania. Vieria Silva VRMDa, 2002. 17 (8), 1979-1995. http://www.springerlink.com/content/7653v67635014234/?p=8183fb2c7dcf468ba31ce33f67c6bec3&pi=11 DOI:10.1007/s10531-008-9345-0. http://www.hkflora.com/v2/flora/plant_check_list.php, Wunderlin RP, Hansen BF, 2008.