- IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
- Botanical Magazine; or, Flower-Garden Displayed ... London
- 56: t. 2884
- Date of Publication
- 1 Feb 1829
- Family as entered in IPNI
- Endemic of Madagascar but is now widely cultivated throughout the tropics and subtropics.
- Distribution Of Types
- Malagasy Republic
Hooker, the publishing author, ascribed the name P. regia and its validating description (in English) to Bojer. Although Hooker did provide a Latin description, it is not essential for a validation of P. regia.