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Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 13:48 EDT

Tibouchina granulosa (Desr.) Cogn. Brazilian glorytree

Symbol: TIGR3
Group: Dicot
Family: Melastomataceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Shrub Tree
Native Status:
  
Distribution: Tibouchinagranulosa(Desr.) Cogn. distribution:
USA+(PR)
Classification:
     
Kingdom   Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass   Rosidae
Order   Myrtales
Family   Melastomataceae – Melastome family
Genus   Tibouchina Aubl. – glorytree
Species   Tibouchina granulosa (Desr.) Cogn. – Brazilian glorytree
Introduced Information: This plant is introduced to some part of the PLANTS Floristic Area, though it may be native in other parts.

Source: USDA