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Genus: Brunfelsia (Yesterday Today and Tomorrow)

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core Eudicots > Asterids > Euasterid I > Order: Solanales > Family: Solanaceae


Yesterday Today and Tomorrow Brunfelsia pauciflora in Cape Town garden.

Four species cultivated in southern Africa, including the commonly grown garden plant called Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (Brunsfelsia pauciflora).

Species cultivated in southern Africa

List from Glen (2002).

Brunfelsia americana (Lady of the night)

Native to the West Indies.


Brunfelsia pauciflora (Yesterday Today and Tomorrow)

Native to the Brazil.


Brunfelsia undulata

Native to Jamaica.


Brunfelsia uniflora

Native to Brazil and Venezuela.


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