Pentas lanceolata

Pentas lanceolata, Photo: Michael Lahanas

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Gentianales
Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Rubioideae
Tribus: Spermacoceae
Genus: Pentas
Species: Pentas lanceolata


Pentas lanceolata (Forssk.) Deflers


* Voyage au Yemen 142. 1889
* USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Data from 07-Oct-06]. 27317


Pentas lanceolata, the Egyptian Starcluster, is known for its wide use as a garden plant where it often accompanies butterfly gardens [3].


1. ^ "Pentas lanceolata on the British Database of World Flora and Fauna". Retrieved 2008-09-15.
2. ^ "EOL Pentas Lanceolata". Retrieved 2009-05-23.
3. ^ "Pentas lanceolata Floridata". Retrieved 2008-09-15.

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