Nicotiana repanda Willd. ex Lehm.
Fiddleleaf Tobacco, Fiddle-leaf Tobacco
Solanaceae (Potato Family)
USDA Symbol: NIRE
The species name “repanda” comes from the Latin word “repandus” meaning “turned up”, referring to the leaf margins.
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Plant CharacteristicsDuration: Annual
Leaf Arrangement: Alternate
Breeding System: Flowers Bisexual
Bloom InformationBloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep
Bloom Notes: Occasional blooms into December in years without hard freezes.
National Wetland Indicator Status
From the National Organizations DirectoryAccording to the species list provided by Affiliate Organizations, this plant is on display at the following locations:
Brackenridge Field Laboratory - Austin, TX
Herbarium Specimen(s)NPSOT 0563 Collected Jul 11, 1987 in Bexar County by Harry Cliffe
Wildflower Center Seed BankLBJWC-1026 Collected 2007-05-21 in Hays County by Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
BibliographyBibref 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 resourcesUSDA: Find Nicotiana repanda in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Nicotiana repanda in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Nicotiana repanda
MetadataRecord Modified: 2010-06-15
Research By: TWC Staff