Brugmansia suaveolens (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Bercht. & J.Presl

 
  • Family : SOLANACEAE
    (Nightshade Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : BAINGAN FAMILY (बैंगन फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : SOLANACEAE
  • Basionym : Datura suaveolens Humb. & Bonpl.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Brugmansia suaveolens (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Willd.) Bercht. & J.Presl
  • Common name : Angel's Trumpet
  • Habit : Shrub
  • Habitat : Planted
  • Comments / notes : Planted along hedges and fences around coffee estates and gardens.
  • Flower, Fruit : August-May
  • Distribution :
    • Kerala : All districts of Kerala
    • Tamil Nadu : Salem district
  • Native : Brazil
  • World Distribution : Naturalized in Tropics
  • Conservation Status : Regionally Extinct in Wild (EW)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2011 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 4; H.O. Saxena & M. Brahmam, 1995- Flora of Orissa Vol. 2; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1.; Matthew, K.M., The Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Brugmansia suaveolens. Downloaded on 5 June 2020.

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