Mirabilis jalapa

Linnaeus

Sp. Pl. 1: 177. 1753.

WeedyIntroduced
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 42. Mentioned on page 14, 15, 40, 41, 43.

Distribution

Ala., Ariz., Ark., Calif., Conn., D.C., Fla., Ga., Ill., Ind., Ky., La., Md., Miss., N.C., N.J., N.Mex., N.Y., Nev., Ohio, Okla., Pa., R.I., S.C., Tex., Utah, Va., Vt., in North America and elsewhere, Mexico

Discussion

Varieties 2 (1 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

... more about "Mirabilis jalapa"
Richard W. Spellenberg +
Linnaeus +
glutinous +
constricted +
woody +, leathery +  and fleshy +
undulate;plane;linear;ovate or more or less round +
thin;thick +
persistent +
distinct +, , +  and connate +
corollalike +  and petaloid +
sessile +, petiolate +  and short +
Ala. +, Ariz. +, Ark. +, Calif. +, Conn. +, D.C. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, Ill. +, Ind. +, Ky. +, La. +, Md. +, Miss. +, N.C. +, N.J. +, N.Mex. +, N.Y. +, Nev. +, Ohio +, Okla. +, Pa. +, R.I. +, S.C. +, Tex. +, Utah +, Va. +, Vt. +, in North America and elsewhere +  and Mexico +
curved +  and straight +
inconspicuous +  and showy +
cleistogamous +, chasmogamous +  and bisexual +
ellipsoid +  and obovoid +
bell--shaped +
accrescent +
herbaceous;papery +
sessile +  and petiolate +
distributed +
unequal +
5-lobed +  and flared +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
sinuate +  and entire +
chasmogamous +  and cleistogamous +
campanulate +
constricted +
not evident +  and defined +
pubescent +  and glabrous +
tuberculate +  and smooth +
thick +  and thin +
fibrous;fleshy +
membranaceous +
ribbed +, 10-ribbed +  and 5-ribbed +
pubescent +, glabrous +  and warty +
wrinkled +
Weedy +  and Introduced +
erect +  and decumbent +
fusiform +  and linear +
filiform +
mucilaginous +
glabrate +  and puberulent +
tuberculate +, low +  and smooth +
ropelike +  and swollen +
Mirabilis jalapa +
Mirabilis sect. Mirabilis +
species +
gland-tipped +
expanded +
pubescent +  and glabrous +