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Common name

English: Jade Vine

German: Jadewein

Portuguese: Flor-de-jade

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2123)

      Order: Fabales (239)

        Family: Fabaceae (239)(family description)

          Genus: Strongylodon (1)

            Epithet: macrobotrys (A.Gray) (1)

Synonyms: Strongylodon megaphyllus Merr., Strongylodon warburgii Perkins

macrobotrys => large and grape like clusters

megaphyllus => large-leaved

warburgii => in honor of Otto Warburg (1859–1938), German botanist

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Flower colour: green, blue

External links

Check for Strongylodon macrobotrys at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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