Allamanda cathartica L.

Common name

English: Golden Trumpet

German: Goldtrompete

Mandarin: 软枝黄蝉 (ruan zhi huang chan)

Portuguese: Alamanda Amarela

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2300)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2202)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1861)

      Order: Gentianales (41)

        Family: Apocynaceae (28) (family description)

          Genus: Allamanda (2)

           Epithet: cathartica L. (1)

cathartica => of purging effect

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Allamanda cathartica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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