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Taxon: Dracaena fragrans (L.) Ker Gawl.

Genus: Dracaena
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Nolinoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae Convallariaceae Dracaenaceae Liliaceae Ruscaceae
Nomen number: 14636
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 27: t. 1081. 1808
Name verified on: 05-Nov-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 05-Nov-1997
No species priority site assigned.
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.


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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia; Sudan
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon; Central African Republic; Congo; Equatorial Guinea; Zaire
    West Tropical Africa: Cote D'Ivoire; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Nigeria; Togo
    South Tropical Africa: Angola; Malawi; Mozambique; Zambia; Zimbabwe

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

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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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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?14636 (29 July 2014)

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