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Gloxinia perennis (Canterbury bells)

Synonyms: Escheria gloxiniaeflora; Gloxinia bicolor; Gloxinia heterophylla; Gloxinia maculata pallidiflora; Gloxinia pallidiflora; Gloxinia suaveolens; Gloxinia trichantha; Martynia perennis; Salisia gloxiniaeflora; Salisia maculata; Salisia pallidiflora; Salisia suaveolens

Wikipedia Abstract

Gloxinia perennis is a species of tropical rhizomatous herbaceous flowering plant belonging to the family Gesneriaceae. It is sometimes known as "Canterbury Bells" (not to be confused with members of the genus Campanula, which go by the same name).
View Wikipedia Record: Gloxinia perennis

Attributes

Lifespan [1]  Perennial
Structure [1]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Map Climate Land Use
Corcovado National Park 115845 Costa Rica  
Megantoni National Sanctuary 536005 Cusco, Peru  

Distribution

Caribbean;

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Citations

Species recognized by Kartesz J., 22-Sep-2011, ITIS Global: The Integrated Taxonomic Information System in Catalog of Life 2011
Attributes / relations provided by 1USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
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