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Gardenia tubifera (*)

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Rubiaceae
Subfamilia: Ixoroideae
Tribus: Gardenieae
Genus: Gardenia
Subgenus: G. subg. Gardenia
Species Gardenia tubifera
Name

Gardenia tubifera Wall. ex Roxb., Fl. Ind. 2:562. 1824.
Synonyms

[1]

Gardenia elata Ridl.
Gardenia lobbii Craib
Gardenia resinifera Korth. Ned. Kruidk. Arch. ii. II. 191. 1851. nom. illeg.
Gardenia speciosa (Hook.f.) Hook.f.
Randia speciosa Hook.f.

References
Slik (2006) Trees of Sungai Wain

Gardenia tubifera, also called golden gardenia, is a species of flowering small tree in the genus Gardenia, native to Asia. It is a small tree, growing to a height of 2–4 m (6–12 ft) high with a spread of 1–2 m (3–6 ft). It prefers tropical conditions and will not tolerate temperatures below freezing.
Varieties

Gardenia tubifera var. kula[1]

References

"Golden Gardenia (Gardenia tubifera var. kula) (National Gardening Association)". garden.org. Retrieved 2016-12-03.

External links
"Gardenia tubifera Wall. ex Roxb". Catalogue of Life. 2014-09-05. Retrieved 2016-12-03.
"Full text of "The Gardens' bulletin, Singapore"". Retrieved 2016-12-03.
"Old Hats Are Better: New Considerations and Taxonomic Changes in the Southeast Asian Gardenia tubifera Complex (Rubiaceae)". 2015-10-16. Retrieved 2016-12-03.

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