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Floristic Inventory of the Florida Keys Database Online

Tecoma capensis (Thunb.) Lindl.
Cape honeysuckle

Tecoma capensis
Copyright by: Shirley Denton

Family: Bignoniaceae

Group: Dicot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Shrub

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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FLORIDA KEYS Occurrence: Present

FLORIDA KEYS Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

Map of select IRC data for the Florida Keys

Florida Keys History and Distribution: Not reported for the Florida Keys by John Kunkel Small in 1913. Occasionally cultivated and sparingly naturalized.

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Tecoma capensis has been reported from the following conservation area in the FLORIDA KEYS :
Occurrence Native Status
John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park Present Not Native, Naturalized




Tecoma capensis has been reported for the following habitat in THE FLORIDA KEYS :
Disturbed Upland


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Tecoma capensis
Copyright by: Shirley Denton