Strophanthus hispidus A. DC

Common name

English: Hispid strophanthus

Mandarin: 箭毒羊角拗 (jian du yang jiao niu)


Kingdom: Plantae (2189)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2096)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1768)

      Order: Gentianales (39)

        Family: Apocynaceae (24) (family description)

          Genus: Strophanthus (1)

           Epithet: hispidus A. DC (1)

hispidus => with stiff hairs or bristles


Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: liana

Flower colour: red, yellow, white

External links

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