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Solanaceae, Brugmansia vulcanicola, Vulcan Angel’s Trumpet

July 23, 2014

Brugmansia vulcanicola is one of the less common species in this genus. Native to the subtropical highlands of S. America. Click photos to enlarge.

Click here for previous entries on the Brugmansia genus.  And for more on the Solanaceae family click here

Brugmansia vulcanicola leaf

Brugmansia vulcanicola flower

Brugmansia vulcanicola flower profile

4 Comments leave one →
  1. July 23, 2014 10:08:09 pm

    Such a pretty flower

  2. July 25, 2014 10:08:23 pm

    All of the bruggies are beautiful. We have a lot of them growing here. They tend to die down a bit over our winters but come back magnificently in the spring. Great survivalists 🙂

    • August 14, 2014 10:08:36 pm

      I have a inexplicable fondness for all members of this genus. I have three Methysticodendron amesianum (B. aurea ‘culebra’) growing now. Its a very interesting one with a fascinating ethnobotanical history.

      • August 14, 2014 10:08:41 pm

        It will be interesting to read about it in a future blog post 🙂

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