Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (4) Download

Family Name:Solanaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Solandra grandiflora Sw. - Determined By: A. R. Franck, 15-Feb-2016
Determination History: Solandra guttata Don
Locality:USA. Florida. Orange Co.: Orlando.
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:M. Mulvania s.n.
Date:02 Dec 1930
Accession No:282984
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Family Name:Solanaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Solandra grandiflora Sw. - Determined By: L. C. Noel, 14-Mar-2017
Determination History: Solandra nitida Zuccagni
Locality:USA. Florida. Miami-Dade Co.:
Description:Bush with large yellow blooms growing up to 7 ft.; flowers are white to pale yellow when young turning a deep yellow when mature; (hypothesis on fertilization; the pistil is 2 in. to 3 in. longer than the surrounding stamens, and hangs over the edge of the petals; the interior of the bloom is moist, with pollen adhearing; when bloom is touched it easily falls off carrying with it, in tact, the entire androecium; when falling the sides of the bloom or the over sized anthers come in contact with the stigma thus pollinating the plant; remaining 8 in. stigma and style gradually rot behind the advancing pollen tube and falls off leaving the remaining ovules to mature). 
Reproductive State:Flower
Notes:CULTIVATED.
Collector:J. Cika 25
Date:14 Dec 1967
Accession No:291487
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Family Name:Solanaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Solandra grandiflora Sw.
Locality:Jamaica.
Reproductive State:Flower
Collector:F. R. Holland s.n.
  with J. Wolle
Date:1845
Accession No:85389
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Family Name:Solanaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Solandra grandiflora Sw. - Determined By: G. G. Robinson, 1986
Locality:Mexico. Guerrero. Xochistlahuaca. 16º 47’ 24” N 98º 14’ 6” W
Reproductive State:Fruit
Notes:Amuzgo name: ljaa' ntscuii.
Collector:B. Lopez C. 85-2-8
Date:Feb 1985
Accession No:192803
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