Cestrum × cultum Francey, Candollea 6: 100 1935.;

Common name: Purple Cestrum

 

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Solanaceae Week: Cestrum elegans from Delhi: Cestrum elegans (Brongn. ex Neumann) Schltdl., Linnaea 19:261. 1846
Syn: Habrothamnus elegans Brongn. ex Neumann; Cestrum purpureum (Lindl.) Standl.

Somewhat climbing shrub with crimson to reddish-purple flowers in loose clusters, a continuous blooming plant.
photographed from Sunder Nursery, Delhi
Common names: Crimson cestrum; purple cestrum 



 

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Solanaceae Fortnight: Cestrum elegans from Delhi-GSFEB32/34 : 2 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Cestrum elegans (Brongn. ex Neumann) Schltdl., Linnaea 19:261. 1846

Syn: Habrothamnus elegans Brongn. ex Neumann; Cestrum purpureum (Lindl.) Standl.
Somewhat climbing shrub with crimson to reddish-purple flowers in loose clusters, a continuous blooming plant. photographed from Sunder Nursery, Delhi
Common names: Crimson cestrum; purple cestrum


Very Good Pictures Sir.


This shrub was in flowers in nursery at my place…
I hope this time I am right in identifying this as Cestrum elegans


Cestrum x cultum ‘Cretan Purple’ as pointed by … in Cestrum elegans from San Francisco Botanical Garden, California and as per details and references herein.


 

 

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Solanaceae Fortnight :: Cestrum elegans :: MNP :: ARKFEB-10 : 5 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3)
Attached are pictures of Cestrum elegans captured at MNP in March 2013.
Requested to validate the ID.


Yes from my side…



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Plant ID. LUDHIANA. 1/16 : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3) 

Please help me to identify this shrub
Ht 7-10 ‘

Leaves lanceolate with entire margin
Flowers through out year
Colour purple

Seed formation -no
Stamens -four


Cestrum Species?


Cestrum elegans


Cestrum x cultum ‘Cretan Purple’ as pointed by … in Cestrum elegans from San Francisco Botanical Garden, California and as per details and references herein.


 

 

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Cestrum elegans (Brongn. ex Neumann) Schltdl. ??? : 5 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Location: Bajrabarahi,Nepal 
Altitude: 4700 ft.
Date: 13 April 2013


Wild or cultivated?    


May be cultivated !


I also think closer to images at Cestrum elegans


Thank you …! Nepali Name : रुख हसना Rukh Hasanaa 

Cestrum x cultum ‘Cretan Purple’ as pointed by … in Cestrum elegans from San Francisco Botanical Garden, California and as per details and references herein.


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