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.
DistributionUSA: AL , TX
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