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Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2128)

      Order: Scrophulariales (98)

        Family: Bignoniacea (19)(family description)

          Genus: Pyrostegia (1)

            Epithet: venusta (Ker Gawl.) Miers (1)

Synonyms: Bignonia ignea Vell., Bignonia tecomiflora Rusby

ignea => fiery-red

tecomiflora => flowers resemble those of the genus Tecomaria

venusta => charming, graceful, pretty, neat

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: liana, shrub

Flower colour: orange

External links

Check for Pyrostegia venusta at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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