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Nicotiana repanda (Fiddleleaf tobacco)
Smoller, Mike

Nicotiana repanda

Nicotiana repanda Willd. ex Lehm.

Fiddleleaf tobacco, Fiddle-Leaf Tobacco

Solanaceae (Potato Family)

Synonym(s):

USDA Symbol: NIRE

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

The species name “repanda” comes from the Latin word “repandus” meaning “turned up”, referring to the leaf margins.

 

Plant Characteristics

Duration: Annual
Habit: Herb
Fruit:

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White

Distribution

USA: AL , TX

National Wetland Indicator Status

Region:AGCPAKAWCBEMPGPHIMWNCNEWMVE
Status: FAC FAC FAC
This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

From the National Organizations Directory

According to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is either on display or available from the following:

Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX

Herbarium Specimen(s)

NPSOT 0563 Collected Jul 11, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe

Wildflower Center Seed Bank

LBJWC-1026 Collected 2007-05-21 in Hays County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Bibliography

Bibref 281 - Shinners & Mahler's Illustrated Flora of North Central Texas (1999) Diggs, G. M.; B. L. Lipscomb; B. O'Kennon; W. F...
Bibref 328 - Wildflowers of Texas (2003) Ajilvsgi, Geyata.
Bibref 286 - Wildflowers of the Texas Hill Country (1989) Enquist, M.

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Additional resources

USDA: Find Nicotiana repanda in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Nicotiana repanda in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Nicotiana repanda

Metadata

Record Last Modified: 2010-06-15
Research By: TWC Staff

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