Petunia axillaris Britton, Sterns & Poggenb.

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Synonyms: Nicotiana axillaris Lam.
Petunia nyctaginiflora Juss.
Common names: Large white petunia (English)
Derivation of specific name: axillaris: axillary, arising in the leaf axils
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Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Petunia axillaris

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Petunia axillaris
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Petunia axillaris
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Petunia axillaris
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Petunia axillaris
JSTOR Plant Science: Petunia axillaris
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Petunia axillaris
Plants of the World Online: Petunia axillaris
Tropicos: Petunia axillaris
Wikipedia: Petunia axillaris

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Petunia axillaris., retrieved 22 July 2024

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