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Taxon: Cistus ×purpureus Lam.

Genus: Cistus
Family: Cistaceae.
Nomen number: 10647
Place of publication: Encyc. 2: 14.1786
Comment: = C. ladanifer × C. incanus
NAME NOT VERIFIED. Last updated: 14-Oct-2011
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • purple cistus   (Source: Zander Ency ) – English
  • Purpur-Zistrose   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German

Economic importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental   (fide Dict Gard)

Distributional range:

      Cultivated:
  • only cultivated

References:

  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
More:

Check other web resources for Cistus ×purpureus Lam.:

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Cistus x purpureus cultivars
  • 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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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?10647 (01 October 2014)

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