1. Family: Bignoniaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Pandorea Spach
      1. Pandorea pandorana (Andrews) Steenis

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Lesser Sunda Islands to New Caledonia and Australia.

    [FTEA]

    Bignoniaceae, Sally Bidgood, Bernard Verdcourt, Kaj Vollesen. Cobaeaceae, Bernard Verdcourt. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2006

    Figures
    Fig. 6.5–6.7, p. 27.
    Habit
    An extraordinarily variable climber.
    Leaves
    Leaves imparipinnate, leaflets in (2–)3–4 pairs, linear to lanceolate, ovate or elliptic, 2–10 × 0.5–4.5 cm long, entire or toothed.
    Flowers
    Flowers in terminal panicles, 5–13 cm long and some axillary cymes lower down, smaller than in previous species.
    Calyx
    Calyx cupular, 2–3 mm long, undulate.
    Corolla
    Corolla cream, streaked with dark purple or maroon especially on lower side, shortly infundibuliform, 1.5–2(–3.5) cm long, the lobes usually small and rounded, 2–5 × 2–4 mm.
    Fruits
    Fruit ellipsoid, (5–)9–12 × (1.7–)2.5–3 cm, rugose.
    Seeds
    Seeds 2.5–3 × 1.5–2 cm including wing.
    Note
    Native of Australia, New Guinea and Pacific Islands. Cultivated in Kenya: Nairobi, Dec. 1962, Beecher s.n.; Nairobi, Karen, Hort. Merryweathers, 1 Jan. 1967, Gardner in EA 13685.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, New Caledonia, New Guinea, New South Wales, Norfolk Is., Northern Territory, Queensland, Solomon Is., Tasmania, Vanuatu, Victoria

    Pandorea pandorana (Andrews) Steenis appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Dec 31, 2004 Takeuchi, W. [17698], Papua New Guinea K000939464
    Brown, R. [2939], Australia K000779182
    Brown, R. [2939], Australia K000779183
    Brown, R. [2939], Australia K000779181
    Janowsky, R.F. [433], Papua New Guinea K000779184

    First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg, sér. 3, 10: 198 (1928)

    Accepted by

    • Gentry, A.H (1992). Bignoniaceae-Part II (Tribe Tecomeae) Flora Neotropica, Monograph 25(II): 1-370.
    • van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (1977). Bignoniaceae Flora Malesiana 8(2): 114-186. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Orchard, A.E. (ed.) (1994). Oceanic Islands 1 Flora of Australia 49: 1-681. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.
    • van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (1977). Bignoniaceae Flora Malesiana 8(2): 114-186. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • E. Afr. ed. 4 p. 141 (1957) as Tecoma australis R.Br. orPandorea australis (R.Br.) Spach).

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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