Beaumontia


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Noun1.Beaumontia - small genus of evergreen woody vines in the East Indies and Asia
dicot genus, magnoliopsid genus - genus of flowering plants having two cotyledons (embryonic leaves) in the seed which usually appear at germination
Apocynaceae, dogbane family, family Apocynaceae - chiefly tropical trees or shrubs or herbs having milky juice and often showy flowers; many are sources of drugs
Beaumontia grandiflora, Easter lily vine, Nepal trumpet flower - evergreen woody twiner with large glossy leaves and showy corymbs of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers
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This is inspired by a visit to a birding lodge in Dehradun and depicts Beaumontia grandiflora.
In Apocynaceae the corolla is slightly monosymmetric in Isonema and Rauvolfia vomitoria, or the flowers adjust to the final position by bending of the corolla tube (e.g., Allamanda, Beaumontia, Ceropegia, Tavaresia (Bruyns, 1985; personal observation).
Beaumontia grandiflora es la Apocynaceae cultivada mas facil de reconocer por el gran tamano de sus flores, las cuales llegan a alcanzar mas de 10 cm de longitud.