Wisteria sinensis (Sims)Sweet

Common name

English: Chinese wisteria

German: Chinesischer Blauregen

Mandarin: 紫藤 (zi teng)

Portuguese: Glicínia

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2274)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2179)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (1840)

      Order: Fabales (209)

        Family: Fabaceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Wisteria (1)

           Epithet: sinensis (Sims)Sweet (3)

Synonym: Millettia chinensis Benth.

chinensis => of Chinese origin

sinensis => of Chinese origin

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: liana

Flower colour: blue, purple, violet, white

External links

Check for Wisteria sinensis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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