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Taxon: Kerria japonica (L.) DC.

Genus: Kerria
Family: Rosaceae subfamily: Amygdaloideae tribe: Kerrieae.
Nomen number: 100510
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 12:157. 1818 ("1817")
Name verified on: 31-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Jan-2010
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Japan globeflower   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Japanese kerria   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Japanese-rose   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • Jew's-mallow   (Source: Dict Gard ) – English
  • kerria   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • di tang hua   (Source: F ChinaEng ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • quérria   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rosa-do-Japão   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • kerria   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China - Anhui, Fujian, Gansu, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shaanxi, Shandong, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku

      Naturalized:
  • widely naturalized elsewhere

      Cultivated:
  • widely cultivated

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Kerria japonica (L.) DC.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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.

Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?100510 (28 November 2014)

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