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Taxon: Chaenomeles speciosa (Sweet) Nakai

Genus: Chaenomeles
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Amygdaloideae tribe: Maleae subtribe: Malinae.
Nomen number: 10014
Place of publication: Jap. J. Bot. 4:331. 1929
Name verified on: 31-Aug-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Corvallis (COR).
Accessions: 15 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • Chinese-quince   (Source: Herbs Commerce ) – English
  • flowering-quince   (Source: Herbs Commerce ) – English
  • Japanese-quince   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • tie geng hai tang   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • zhou pi mu gua   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • boke   (Source: F JapanOhwi ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • myeongjanamu   (Source: Kulturpflanze 34:89. [as C. lagenaria]) – Transcribed Korean
  • stor rosenkvitten   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish
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Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Fujian, Gansu, Guangdong, Guizhou, Hubei, Jiangsu, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Xizang, Yunnan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indo-China: Myanmar [n.]

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Eastern Asia: Japan

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson. 2009. Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin).
  • American Herbal Products Association. 1992. Herbs of commerce.
  • Botanical Society of the British Isles. BSBI taxon database (on-line resource).
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.
  • Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage.
  • Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants.
  • Forest Experimental Station, Korea. 1966. Illustrated woody plants of Korea. [= C. lagenaria (Loisel.) Koidz.].
  • Jiangsu Inst. Bot., ed. v. 1; Shan. R. H., ed. v. 2. 1977–1982. Jiangsu Zhiwuzhi (Flora of Jiangsu).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Meyer, F. G. et al. 1994. A catalog of cultivated woody plants of the southeastern United States.
  • Mun-Chan, B. et al. 1986. A checklist of the Korean cultivated plants. Kulturpflanze 34:89. [= C. lagenaria (Loisel.) Koidz.].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).
  • Parsons, W. T. & E. G. Cuthbertson. 1992. Noxious weeds of Australia. [mentions].
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Rehder, A. 1949. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. [= C. lagenaria (Loisel.) Koidz.].
  • Weber, C. 1964. The genus Chaenomeles (Rosaceae). J. Arnold Arbor. 45:311.
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. 1994–. Flora of China (English edition).
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Check other web resources for Chaenomeles speciosa (Sweet) Nakai:

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10014 (19 September 2014)

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