Flower Database

Thunbergia grandiflora

Basic information
Flower Name
Thunbergia grandiflora
Formal Name
Thunbergia grandiflora
Alias
ベンガル矢筈葛, Thunbergia grandiflora, Bengal clock vine
Habitat
Indian Bengal regio
Morph
large evergreen vine perennial
Comment
Thunbergia grandiflora (scientific name:Thunbergia grandiflora) is native to the Indian Bengal region and is a large evergreen vine perennial of the family Acanthaceae. Adopting the name of Origen, it is also called Bengal clock vine. Crane grows quickly and it travels along shelves and elongates and it becomes woody. Leaves are heart-shaped and have dense hair. From summer to autumn, extend the inflorescences from the branches and attach funnel shaped light purple to large purple flowers. The genus name Thunbergia is a Swedish botanist / doctor's contribution to Dr. Carl Peter Thunberg, species' lord 'grandiflora' means' big flower'. There are also white flower varieties called Aruba. It is similar to the same Tsunbergia lauri folia (scientific name: Thunbergia laurifolia).
Common name: Thunbergia grandiflora, Scientific name: Thunbergia grandiflora, aka: Bengal clock vine, Place of origin: Alesia, vine length: 100 to 1000 cm, leaves: leaf shape: leaf shape: cardiac shape, leaf margin: sawtooth, flower form: ruffled tip, tip color split, flower color: deep blue, Wreath diameter: 5 ~ 8 cm, flowering period: June to October.
Detailed information
Order
Lamiales
Family
Acanthaceae
Genus
Thunbergia
Species
T. grandiflora
Flower type
Zygomorphic Flower
Flower array
Racemous Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Cordate
Leaf edge
Serrated
Flowering place
Botanic garden Greenhouse
Color
Blue, Violet, White
Season
Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct
Height
100  ~ 1000  [cm]
Diameter
5  ~ 8