1. Family: Scrophulariaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Buddleja Houst. ex L.
      1. Buddleja lindleyana Fortune

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. China.

    [FZ]

    Loganiaceae, A. J. M. Leeuwenberg. Flora Zambesiaca 7:1. 1983

    Habit
    Shrub or undershrub, 1–3 m. high.
    Branches
    Branchlets quadrangular or approximately so, rusty–pubescent with stellate and/or glandular hairs, less often almost glabrous.
    Leaves
    Leaves opposite or subopposite, very variable in shape and size, shortly petiolate; stellate–pubescent, 1–7 mm. long; lamina sparsely pubescent to glabrous above, minutely to densely pubescent with often stellate hairs beneath, membranaceous when dry, ovate, elliptic, or narrowly elliptic, 2–3(–5) times as long as wide, 2–11 x 0·7–5 cm. or sometimes smaller, long–acuminate at the apex, cuneate at the base, entire to coarsely sinuate–dentate; secondary veins conspicuous.
    Inflorescences
    Inflorescence terminal, almost spicate, more or less interrupted, 4–20 x 2–4 cm.
    Flowers
    Flowers shortly pedicellate.
    Calyx
    Calyx campanulate or urceolate, 2–3·5 mm. long, outside densely pubescent with glandular and often also some stellate hairs; tube 3–10 x as long as the lobes; lobes often dentate, subequal or unequal, mostly broadly triangular, 0·2–1 x 0·5–1 mm.
    Corolla
    Corolla purple, usually curved, with erect lobes 4–10 times as long as the calyx, 13–20 mm. long, pubescent with glandular and often also some stellate hairs outside; tube nearly cylindrical, gradually widened from somewhat above the insertion of the stamens, 3·5–8 times as long as the calyx, 5–6 times as long as the lobes, 11–17 mm. long, lobes suborbicular, about as long as wide or wider, 2–3 mm. long, stamens included; filaments inserted 3–6 mm. above the base of the corolla.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China South-Central, China Southeast

    Introduced into:

    Alabama, France, Jamaica, Texas, Windward Is., Zimbabwe

    Buddleja lindleyana Fortune appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1974 Henry, A. [624], Hubei K000961635 lectotype
    Jan 1, 1974 Henry, A. [3974], Hubei K000961637 paratype
    Jan 1, 1974 Faber, E. [77], Sichuan K000961636
    Jan 1, 1974 Fortune, R. [37], China K000961638 isoneotype
    Jan 1, 1974 Fortune, R. [37], China K000961639 isoneotype

    First published in Edwards's Bot. Reg. 30: t. 25 (1844)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.
    • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1960). Flora Zambesiaca 1(1): 1-336. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Kral, R., Diamond, A.R., Ginzbarg, S.L., Hansen, C.J., Haynes, R.R., Keener, B.R., Lelong, M.G., Spaulding, D.D. & Woods, M. (2011). Annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Alabama: 1-112. Botanical reseach institute of Texas.
    • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1972). Flora Europaea 3: 1-370. Cambridge University Press.
    • Exell, A.W. & Wild, H. (eds.) (1960). Flora Zambesiaca 1(1): 1-336. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    Flora Zambesiaca
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0