Strelitzia juncea Link

Common name

English: Crane flower

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Zingiberales (25)

        Family: Strelitziaceae (4) (family description)

          Genus: Strelitzia (3)

           Epithet: juncea Link (4)

Synonym: Strelitzia principis Andrews ex Spreng.

juncea => rush-like

principis => the first, the most eminent, distinguished, or noble

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: orange

External links

Check for Strelitzia juncea at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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