Taxon profile


Scarlet Gaura
Gaura coccinea Nutt. ex Pursh

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Myrtales »  family Onagraceae »  genus Gaura - beeblossom

Scientific synonyms

Gaura coccinea var. arizonica Munz
Gaura coccinea var. epilobioides (Kunth) Munz
Gaura glabra Lehm.
Gaura coccinea var. glabra (Lehm.) Munz
Gaura odorata Sessé ex Lag.
Gaura coccinea var. parvifolia (Torr.) Rickett
Gaura coccinea var. typica Munz

Other names

= Scarlet Beeblossom

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Gaura coccinea Pursh]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012

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