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Taxon: Chrysanthemum pacificum Nakai

Genus: Chrysanthemum section: Ajania
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Asteroideae tribe: Anthemideae subtribe: Artemisiinae
Nomen number: 10358
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. (Tokyo) 42:462. 1928
Comment: Chrysanthemum is now conserved in the sense of Dendranthema
Name verified on: 01-Nov-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Oct-2004
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC).
Accessions: 1 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:

  • iso-giku   (Source: F Japan [as Dendranthema pacificum]) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • ajania   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Distributional range:

    Eastern Asia: Japan - Honshu


  • Bremer, K. & C. J. Humphries. 1993. Generic monograph of the Asteraceae-Anthemideae. Bull. Nat. Hist. Mus. London, Bot. 23(2):115. [= Ajania pacifica (Nakai) Bremer & Humphries].
  • Iwatsuki, K. et al. 1993–. Flora of Japan. [= Dendranthema pacificum (Nakai) Kitam.].
  • Ohwi, J. 1965. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.).


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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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