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Pakistan | Family List | Bignoniaceae

Tecoma Juss., Gen. 139. Brandis, For. Fl. NW. & C.India, 352.1874; C.B.Clarke in Hook.f., Fl.Brit.Ind. 4:378.1884; Parker, For.Fl. Punj. 374.1918; A.Gentry, l.c.156.

  • Stenolobium D.Don

    Erect to scandent shrubs. Leaves opposite, compound. Flowers in terminal racemes or panicles. Calyx unequally 5-lobed. Corolla 2-lipped,tube broad, dilated towards base, usually curved; lobes 5, spreading, subequal. Stamens present or not Disk annular. Capsule linear, subterete, dehiscing by 2 valves loculicidally. Seeds discoid, with a broad hyaline wing.

    16 species found in S. America & southern U.S.A. Represented here by 1 cultivated species.

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