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Taxon: Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.

Genus: Holmskioldia
Family: Lamiaceae (alt. Labiatae) subfamily: Scutellarioideae. Also placed in: Verbenaceae
Nomen number: 19228
Place of publication: Observ. bot. 6:31. 1791
Name verified on: 11-Mar-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 17-Oct-2001
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).
Accessions: 2 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:

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

    Indian Subcontinent: Bangladesh; Bhutan; India - Assam [n.], Bihar, Gujarat, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Manipur, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal; Nepal
    Indo-China: Myanmar
    Malesia: Malaysia - Penang

  • also cultivated



Check other web resources for Holmskioldia sanguinea Retz.:


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  • 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: (26 November 2015)

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